There are 7 ways to get from Alabama to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Huntsville  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Boston (BOS) HSV - BOS

$207 - $847

Cheapest option

Fly from Atlanta  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Boston (BOS) ATL - BOS

$107 - $260

5 alternative options

Fly from Birmingham  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Boston (BOS) BHM - BOS

$233 - $557

Bus Akai Bus  •  23 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA New York

$110 - $172

Bus Greyhound USA  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma

$121 - $321

Train  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station Crescent
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express

$256 - $730

Drive  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Boston 1180.6 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Alabama, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Huntsville to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Boston via Birmingham, New York, and New York in around 23 h 43 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Huntsville to Boston via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from Birmingham to New York
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alabama and Boston is 1711 km. The road distance is 1889 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alabama to Boston is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Alabama to Boston is to fly which takes 4 h 53 min and costs $200 - $850.

No, there is no direct train from Alabama to Boston. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Amtrak and arriving at Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 52 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Alabama to Boston. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Al and arriving at Boston, Ma via Atlanta, Ga and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Alabama to Boston, including transfers.