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

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Fly to Boston  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Boston (BOS) AUS - BOS

$83 - $370

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Fly to Manchester, bus  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Manchester (MHT) AUS - MHT
  2. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

$164 - $562

Fly to Providence, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Providence (PVD) AUS - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains

$110 - $546

Bus via Memphis  •  39h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  2. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Memphis, TN
  3. Take the bus from Memphis - Cleveland St to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
  4. Take the bus from New York to Boston South Buses

$163 - $239

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 894 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny
  4. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA

$226 - $320

Train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$219 - $316

Drive  •  32h 27m

  1. Drive from Austin to Boston 1965.2 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to Boston is to bus via Memphis which costs $160 - $240 and takes 39h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Boston is to fly which costs $80 - $370 and takes 5h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at South Station, Boston, MA via Dallas, Tx, Richmond, Va and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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No, there is no direct train from Austin station to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Austin Amtrak Station and arriving at Boston South Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2h.

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The distance between Austin and Boston is 1704 miles. The road distance is 1965.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Boston without a car is to bus via Memphis which takes 39h 30m and costs $160 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Austin to Boston, including transfers.

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Austin to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

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Austin to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Boston is to fly which takes 5h 33m and costs $80 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus via Memphis, which costs $160 - $240 and takes 39h 30m, you could also train, which costs $210 - $320 and takes 2 days 2h.

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  • Distance: 1703.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Austin to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Boston via Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, Memphis, TN, Memphis - Cleveland St, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, and New York in around 39h 30m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Austin to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Austin to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Austin to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Orlando
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Kansas City, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Austin to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Austin to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Austin to Providence via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Austin to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Austin to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Austin to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Austin to Manchester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Austin to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Austin to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Austin to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Austin to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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 Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Austin Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
28h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$360 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Business Seat
$260 - $370
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Memphis, TN
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
megabus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Memphis - Cleveland St to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Book at
GoTo Bus
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$190 - $270
Bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 45m.

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Austin to Boston bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at South Station, Boston, MA.

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Boston is 1h ahead of Austin. It is currently 1:15 PM in Austin and 2:15 PM in Boston.

Austin to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Boston is 1965 miles. It takes approximately 32h 27m to drive from Austin to Boston.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 32 min and costs $1 - $4.

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