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Train  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from Springfield to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$92 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Memorial Drive to Union Station Bay 11 R29
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan

$30 - $40

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Memorial Drive to Union Station Bay 11 R29
  2. Take the train from Springfield to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$32 - $44

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Amherst to Quincy 101 miles

$9 - $15

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The most affordable way to get from Amherst to Quincy is to drive, which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst to Quincy is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 58m.

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The distance between Amherst and Quincy is 78 miles. The road distance is 101 miles.

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The best way to get from Amherst to Quincy without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs $90 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Amherst to Quincy, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amherst to Quincy is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs $90 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $40 and takes 6h 12m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amherst to Quincy is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Amherst to Quincy.

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  • Distance: 78.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Amherst, MA, USA and Quincy, MA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Springfield to Boston South Station twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amherst to Quincy via Union Station Bay 11, Union Station, Springfield, MA, South Station, Boston, MA, and South Station in around 6h 12m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
PVTA
Phone
+1 413-781-7882
Website
pvta.com
Bus from Memorial Drive to Union Station Bay 11
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pvta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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