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September 12, 2023

Amtrak Extends Popular ‘Night Owl’ Fares between New York and Boston, Increases Departure Times

Save big on select late night and early morning segments

 WASHINGTON – Amtrak has announced its “Night Owl” fares on select Northeast Corridor (NEC) routes are now available between Boston and New York. Additionally, the time frame for departures has increased by two hours. Travelers returning from concerts, plays, sporting events or who prefer earlier and later departures can take advantage of these lower rates.

How Night Owl fares work: Off peak hour trains traveling between Washington, D.C. and New York and now New York to Boston – departing between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. – will feature low fares for Coach tickets on Northeast Regional and other select routes. This deal has been available for most Northeast Corridor city pairs between New York and Washington, D.C. and is now available for select segments between New York and Boston.

Sample One-Way Coach Fares To/From As Low As:

  • Philadelphia – Baltimore/BWI: $5
  • New York – Newark/Newark Liberty: $5
  • Washington – Baltimore/BWI: $5
  • Boston – Providence: $5
  • New York – Philadelphia: $10
  • Philadelphia – Washington: $10
  • Providence – New Haven: $10
  • Boston – New Haven: $15
  • New York – Baltimore/BWI: $15
  • Washington – Newark/Newark Liberty: $15
  • New York – Washington: $20
  • Boston – New York: $20

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Jen Flanagan
Lead Public Relations Specialist

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