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There are 4 ways to get from Ashford to Boston by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$66 - $126

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Bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Ashford, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston National Express

$40 - $56

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough to Boston

$71 - $109

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Ashford to Boston 170.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Boston is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Boston is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashford to Boston. However, there are services departing from Ashford, Kent and arriving at Boston via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Boston. However, there are services departing from Ashford International and arriving at Boston via London Kings Cross and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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The distance between Ashford and Boston is 133 miles. The road distance is 170.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Boston without a car is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs £50 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Ashford to Boston, including transfers.

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Ashford to Boston bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ashford, Kent station.

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Ashford to Boston train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ashford International station.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Boston is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs £50 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 7h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Ashford to Boston.
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  • Distance: 132.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Ashford, England and Boston, England?

You can take a train from Ashford to Boston via St Pancras International, London Kings Cross, and Grantham in around 3h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ashford to Boston via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7h 25m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford International Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$57 - $63
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from Ashford, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
National Express

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Ashford to Boston bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Boston station.

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Ashford to Boston train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Boston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashford to Boston is 170 miles. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Ashford to Boston.

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