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Figuring out the bus to Boston

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Figuring out the bus to Boston


My wife and I (with 2 medium suitcases) have to leave from Manhattan on 20th Apr after 7pm for Boston (specifically Allston).

We need to return to Hampton Inn JFK, Jamaica on 22nd night (anytime) to catch a morning flight out of JFK at 9.30am

I would request some info on the buses plying this route and what would be the most convenient stop for us on the return?

I believe the main bus station in NY is the Port Authority and South Station in Boston.

Are these my best bets?

Looking forward to your suggestions


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11. Re: Figuring out the bus to Boston

From Alston MA you have to get to south station. See www.mbta.com for bus / subway directions. Then take greyhound/bolt/ etc to New York city. Then you will need to get from Manhattan to the JFK airport using any of the methods described in the airport transfer frequent question listed in the right if you are not on a tablet. From the airport to the Hampton Inn their website says they have a free shuttle : "Welcome to the award-winning Hampton Inn NY-JFK hotel, located only five minutes from John F. Kennedy International Airport via free shuttle. "

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12. Re: Figuring out the bus to Boston

If your staying in the Allston area around Commonwealth Ave take the Green Line B trolley to Park St then go downstairs and catch the Red Line Southbound to South Station and its about a 5 minute walk to the bus terminal..

Edited: 16 March 2014, 22:46
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