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There are 8 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA by plane, subway, 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

Fly to San Francisco, BART

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to San Francisco (SFO)
  2. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Richmond

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Fly to Oakland

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Oakland (OAK)

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Fly to San Jose, BART

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to San Jose (SJC)
  2. Take the BART from Milpitas to Richmond

Fly to Sacramento, train

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sacramento (SMF)
  2. Take the train from Sacramento to Richmond

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond

Train

  1. Take the train from Boston to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond

Bus

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Barstow
  3. Take the bus from Barstow Station to Oakland

Drive

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA

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The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA is to fly which costs $100 - $550 and takes 9h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA is to fly and BART which costs $120 - $340 and takes 8h 18m.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Richmond, CA is 2702 miles. The road distance is 3111.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 days 3h and costs $290 - $460.

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It takes approximately 8h 18m to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA is to fly which takes 9h 22m and costs $100 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $310 - $470 and takes 3 days 4h, you could also bus, which costs $310 - $470 and takes 3 days 10h.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA is 3111 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 0h to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Sun Country Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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Map of how to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA.
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  • Distance: 2702.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 18m

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Richmond, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and six other airlines fly from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond, CA via Copley Place across from Back Bay station, Boston, and Chicago Union Station in around 3 days 4h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Boston to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Baltimore, Denver
Ave. Duration
12h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Baltimore, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Boston to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Boston to San Jose via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Boston to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Boston to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Boston to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Boston to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Boston to Oakland via Grand Rapids, Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Milpitas to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Train from Boston to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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GoTo Bus
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
Bus from New York to Barstow
Ave. Duration
2 days 16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $360
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $360
Flexible
$370 - $550
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Barstow Station to Oakland
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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