There are 8 ways to get from Bethesda to Boston by subway, plane, 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.

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Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Boston  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from BETHESDA station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS

$87 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$43 - $124

6 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Boston  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Boston (BOS) IAD - BOS

$88 - $320

Train to Baltimore, fly to Boston  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Boston (BOS) BWI - BOS

$100 - $375

Fly Reagan Washington to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Manchester (MHT) DCA - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$152 - $453

Fly Reagan Washington to Providence, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Providence (PVD) DCA - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak

$122 - $469

Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express

$213 - $604

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bethesda to Boston 439 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bethesda to Boston is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bethesda to Boston is to subway and fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $85 - $300.

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The distance between Bethesda and Boston is 633 km. The road distance is 702 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Bethesda to Boston, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bethesda, MD, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Bethesda to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 7 h 1 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Bethesda to Boston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min. Megabus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Reagan Washington to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from BETHESDA station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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