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There are 6 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown by train, bus, ferry, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from South Station to Wickford Junction Providence/Stoughton Line

$47 - $63

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence Providence/Stoughton Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus After Narragansett 14

$9 - $84

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Bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus After Narragansett 14

$18 - $23

Train, bus, ferry  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Newport Visitor Center 60 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Perrotti Park, Newport, RI to Jamestown, RI

$22 - $97

Drive  •  1h 35m

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown 75.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1h 35m

  1. Take a town car from Boston Airport to Jamestown 75.9 miles

$250 - $350

Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown by bus and walk

The journey time between Boston Airport (BOS) and Jamestown is around 7h 48m and covers a distance of around 84 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 17m. Operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines and RIPTA, the Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown service departs from Boston and arrives in Conanicus After Narragansett. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 48m
Fastest journey time:
3h 17m
Journey distance:
84 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
$18
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:00
Last service departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown bus and walk 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 national COVID-19 helpline number in Jamestown is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Jamestown is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Jamestown is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at Conanicus After Narragansett via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Jamestown is 63 miles. The road distance is 75.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown without a car is to train which takes 3h 19m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown, including transfers.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown is to train which takes 3h 19m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $24 and takes 3h 58m.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown bus services, operated by RIPTA, arrive at Conanicus After Narragansett station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown.

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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 19m

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Jamestown, RI, USA?

MBTA operates a train from South Station to Wickford Junction every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Jamestown via Convention Center, Providence, RI and Kennedy Plaza in around 3h 58m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Wickford Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
MBTA
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
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 Providence
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus After Narragansett
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Newport Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Ferry operators
Jamestown Newport Ferry
Website
jamestownnewportferry.com
Ferry from Perrotti Park, Newport, RI to Jamestown, RI
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
jamestownnewportferry.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Boston Airport to Jamestown
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $350
Private
$250 - $350

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