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South of Boston and Plymouth are served by local and interstate train and Amtrak service

Westwood -- Route 128 (RTE) Amtrak Station

50 University Avenue Westwood, MA, 02090 Phone: 800-872-7245

Northeast Regional Route offers downtown-to-downtown service up and down the Northeast Corridor from Boston to Newport News, VA, with many departures every day. Some of the major stops include Boston South Station; Boston Back Bay; Westwood Route 128; Providence, RI; Mystic, CT; New London, CT; Windsor, CT; Hartford, CT; Stamford, CT; New York; Newark, NJ; Trenton, NJ; Philadelphia, PA; Wilmington, DE; Baltimore; Washington, D.C.; Alexandria, VA; Quantico, VA; Richmond, VA; Williamsburg, VA. Amtrak shuttle trains provide additional service between New Haven, CT, and Springfield, MA. Van or car service is available from Kingston, RI, to Newport, RI. Seasonal ferry service to Martha’s Vineyard is available from Kingston, RI. Length of trip is 12 hours and 30 minutes. Information and reservations: 1-800-USA-RAIL or 1-800-872-7245 or visit Amtrak.com.
Acela Express offers fast service from Boston to Washington. Hourly service downtown to downtown during peak morning and afternoon rush hours between New York and Washington, D.C., and intermediate cities. Some of the major stops include Boston South Station; Boston Back Bay; Westwood Route 128; Providence, RI; New London, CT; New Haven, CT; New York, Newark, NJ; Trenton, NJ; Philadelphia; Wilmington, DE; Baltimore; BWI Airport; Washington, D.C. Length of trip is 7 hours. Information and reservations: 1-800-USA-RAIL or 1-800-872-7245 or visit Amtrak.com.