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There are 3 ways to get from Barnsley to Boston by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Boston

$46 - $68

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 17m

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

Drive  •  1h 36m

  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 £14 - £21 and takes 1h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Barnsley to Boston is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 36m.

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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 Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Barnsley and Boston is 72 miles. The road distance is 85.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Barnsley to Boston without a car is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3h 43m to get from Barnsley to Boston, including transfers.

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Barnsley to Boston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Barnsley station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barnsley to Boston is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Barnsley to Boston.

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  • Distance: 72.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 43m

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

You can take a train from Barnsley to Boston via Nottingham in around 3h 43m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Central Bus Station to Boston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk

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