There are 4 ways to get from Barnsley to Boston by train, bus 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

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$42 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnsley to Skegness National Express
  2. Take the bus from Skegness, Railway Station to Boston, Spayne Road IC7|InterConnect / ...

$22 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Boston, Bus Station IC5|InterConnect

$37 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Barnsley to Boston 85.9 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Barnsley to Boston is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barnsley to Boston is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The distance between Barnsley and Boston is 116 km. The road distance is 137 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Barnsley to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barnsley to Boston. However, there are services departing from Barnsley and arriving at Boston, Spayne Road via Skegness, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barnsley to Boston. However, there are services departing from Barnsley and arriving at Boston via Meadowhall, Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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

You can take a train from Barnsley to Boston via Meadowhall, Doncaster, and Grantham in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barnsley to Boston via Skegness and Skegness, Railway Station in around 4 h 43 min.

Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Super Off-Peak Single
$27 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $34
Anytime Single
$35 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Central Bus Station to Boston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Skegness, Railway Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Skegness, Railway Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Skegness, Railway Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk

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