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There are 2 ways to get from Boston to Amherst by bus or car

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Bus  •  2h

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA Peter Pan

$15 - $25

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Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Boston to Amherst 93.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Amherst is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Amherst is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Station, Boston, MA station and arriving at Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA. Services depart once daily, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Boston and Amherst is 75 miles. The road distance is 93.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 2h and costs $15 - $25.

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The bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA takes 2h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Boston to Amherst bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at South Station, Boston, MA.

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Boston to Amherst bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Amherst is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Boston to Amherst.

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  • Distance: 74.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Amherst, MA, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston to Amherst once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 2h.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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There are 28+ hotels available in Amherst. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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