There are 9 ways to get from Bard College to Boston by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus, train Amtrak Acela Express  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station C
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station

$72 - $237

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Bus Boltbus, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station C
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
  3. Take the bus from 7 Av/W 36 St to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$38 - $71

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Bus, 0313-0403  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street C
  2. Take the 0313-0403 from New Paltz, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$45 - $88

Bus, train Amtrak  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station C
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Bard College to Boston 181.9 miles

$17 - $26

Bus, train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$100 - $383

Bus, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$89 - $335

Bus, train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$91 - $372

Bus, train to Albany, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  3. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS

$212 - $446

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bard College to Boston. However, there are services departing from Red Hook - Bard College and arriving at Boston, Ma via Poughkeepsie Main & Market, New Paltz, NY, Albany Bus Terminal and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Bard College and Boston is 148 miles. The road distance is 181.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bard College to Boston without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Bard College to Boston, including transfers.

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Bard College to Boston bus services, operated by Dutchess County Goverment, NY, depart from Red Hook - Bard College station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bard College to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bard College to Boston is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Bard College to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 754+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $139 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bard College to Boston.
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  • Distance: 148.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Bard College, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Bard College to Boston via Red Hook - Bard College, Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street, Poughkeepsie Main & Market, New Paltz Trailways, New Paltz, NY, Albany, NY, Albany Bus Terminal, State St & Lodge St - S. Pearl Station, and Albany, Ny in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $27
Bus operators
Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Train Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Bus from Red Hook - Bard College to Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Book at
trailwaysny.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 Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 7 Av/W 36 St to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
boltbus.com

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