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There are 7 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Newark, train  •  3h 30m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Dover

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Train  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Dover Morris & Essex Line

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Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3h 46m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Dover

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Dover

Bus, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to New York City 2610 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Dover Morris & Essex Line

Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Morristown Headquarters Plaza Nyc

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover 246.1 miles

Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover by bus and train

The journey time between Boston Airport (BOS) and Dover is around 7h 33m and covers a distance of around 279 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 38m. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 2m. Operated by Logan Express, Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover service departs from Terminal C + Arrivals and arrives in Dover. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 54m
Layover time:
1h 38m
Total time:
7h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 2m
Journey distance:
279 miles
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
$24
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:02
Last service departs at:
22:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover is to fly and train which costs $30 - $260 and takes 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover. However, there are services departing from Terminal C - Arrivals Level and arriving at W Blackwell St At Morris St via South Station, Boston, MA, New York, NY - Port Authority and Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 14m.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Dover is 211 miles. The road distance is 246.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover without a car is to train which takes 6h 35m and costs $24 - $230.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover, including transfers.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover is to train which takes 6h 35m and costs $24 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover bus services, operated by Community Coach, arrive at Morristown Headquarters Plaza station.

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Map of how to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover.
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  • Distance: 211 miles
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Dover, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover via Copley Place across from Back Bay station, Boston, Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 6h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover via South Station, South Station, Boston, MA, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, New York, NY - Port Authority, Morristown Headquarters Plaza, and Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave in around 9h 14m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $300
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $330
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Broad St to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$3 - $6
Adult
$8 - $12
Train from New York Penn Station to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$4 - $7
Adult
$10 - $14
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Child
$140 - $200
First Class - Adult
$220 - $310
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$220 - $310
First Class - Child
$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 Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.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 Boston to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Community Coach
Phone
(800)-877-1888
Email
community@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Morristown Headquarters Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover is 246 miles. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Dover.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta, Cape Air and two other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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