There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Ann Arbor by plane, bus, train 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 from Boston  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Detroit (DTW) BOS - DTW

$74 - $281

5 alternative options

I-93 to Manchester, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Detroit (DTW) MHT - DTW

$157 - $400

Train to Providence, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Detroit (DTW) PVD - DTW

$150 - $471

Train, bus  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi

$132 - $357

Bus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi

$99 - $241

Drive  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Ann Arbor 753 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 13 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Ann Arbor is to fly which costs $70 - $290 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Boston and Ann Arbor is 651 miles. The road distance is 753 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Boston to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Ann Arbor. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Ann Arbor, Mi via Cleveland, Oh and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

Delta, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Boston to Ann Arbor hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Ann Arbor via Cleveland, Oh and Detroit, Mi in around 20 h 44 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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