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There are 9 ways to get from Boston to AKA White House by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Boston to Reagan Washington  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA

$84 - $216

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Bus  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Washington, DC Peter Pan / ...

$58 - $108

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Fly Boston to Washington Dulles  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD

$97 - $374

Fly Boston to Baltimore, train  •  3h 55m

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

$81 - $381

Bus to Manchester, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MHT - DCA

$169 - $293

Train to Providence, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from South Station to Providence
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA

$106 - $671

Train  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Washington Union Station Acela / ...

$59 - $203

Night bus  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the night bus from Boston to Washington DC N2605

Drive  •  7h 49m

  1. Drive from Boston to AKA White House 440.4 miles

$40 - $65

Boston to AKA White House by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Boston and AKA White House is around 8h 7m and covers a distance of around 459 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 3m. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and Metro Washington DC, the Boston to AKA White House service departs from Boston South Station and arrives in AKA White House. Typically 82 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 7m
Fastest journey time:
7h 3m
Journey distance:
459 miles
Services per week:
82
Cheapest price:
$59
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:05
Last service departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston to AKA White House train, subway and walk schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in AKA White House is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in AKA White House is recommended.

The social distance requirement in AKA White House is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Boston to AKA White House is to drive, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to AKA White House is to fly which costs $80 - $220 and takes 3h 1m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Boston and arriving at Washington DC. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to AKA White House station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at FARRAGUT NORTH station via UNION STATION station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Boston and AKA White House is 396 miles. The road distance is 440.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to AKA White House without a car is to train which takes 7h 6m and costs $55 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Boston to AKA White House, including transfers.

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Boston to AKA White House bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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Boston to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to AKA White House is to fly which takes 3h 1m and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $210 and takes 7h 6m, you could also bus, which costs $55 - $110 and takes 9h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to AKA White House.
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  • Distance: 396.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and AKA White House, DC, USA?

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to AKA White House hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston South Station to Washington Union Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 6h 49m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Boston to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $400
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $340
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Boston South Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270
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 Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Boston South Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.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 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Boston to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 37m.

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Boston to AKA White House bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Union Station, Washington, DC.

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Boston to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to AKA White House is 440 miles. It takes approximately 7h 49m to drive from Boston to AKA White House.

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Delta, JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 533+ hotels available in AKA White House. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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