The cheapest times to fly from BOS to EWR are

  • July 30th to February 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BOS to EWR is early October. Prices can be as high as $480 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $127 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Newark

Flying from Boston, MA (BOS) to Newark, NJ (EWR) will usually cost between $132 to $248 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $128. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $350. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $223 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $188 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOS to EWR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BOS to EWR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BOS to EWR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOS to EWR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Boston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.58, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $24 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $181. Return trip prices are from the EWR to BOS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BOS to EWR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BOS to EWR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 27.13% less expensive than EWR
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOS to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 17.55% less expensive than EWR
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOS to JFK flights

Destination alternative #3: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 17.29% less expensive than EWR
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOS to LGA flights

Destination alternative #4: Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT) in Williamsport, PA

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 7.45% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BOS to IPT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BOS to EWR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newark Liberty International Airport to Logan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 200 miles or 322 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BOS to EWR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOS to EWR flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Boston, MA and Newark, NJ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from BOS to EWR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BOS
Origination airport name Logan International Airport
City Boston, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -71

Return Airport

Destination code EWR
Destination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BOS to EWR tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 36% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave EWR heading for BOS about 26 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Newark, NJ is about 23 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • United: 22 minutes late
  • JetBlue: 34 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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