There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Antigonish by plane, bus, car ferry, car or train

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Fly to Halifax, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ
  2. Take the bus from Halifax Airport, NS to Antigonish, NS

$127 - $375

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Fly to Sydney, bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sydney (YQY) BOS - YQY
  2. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to Antigonish, NS

$256 - $590

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Moncton (YQM) BOS - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS
  3. Take the bus from Truro, NS to Antigonish, NS

$182 - $464

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
  2. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  3. Drive from Yarmouth to North Sydney, NS
  4. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to Antigonish, NS

$181 - $312

Bus, train  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax
  3. Take the bus from Halifax to Antigonish, NS

$167 - $478

Train, bus  •  42 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
  4. Take the bus from Halifax to Antigonish, NS

$265 - $711

Drive  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Antigonish 709.3 miles

$90 - $140

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The distance between Boston and Antigonish is 507 miles. The road distance is 709.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Antigonish without a car is to bus and train which takes 35 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Boston to Antigonish, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Halifax Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Antigonish is 1 h ahead of Boston. It is currently 2:00 AM in Boston and 3:00 AM in Antigonish.

Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Antigonish is 709 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to drive from Boston to Antigonish.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Boston Airport to Halifax Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Antigonish. 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 15 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Boston to Antigonish.
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  • Distance: 506.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Antigonish, NS, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Boston to Antigonish. However, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Halifax, take the walk to Halifax Airport, NS, then take the bus to Antigonish. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Sydney, take the taxi to North Sydney, NS, then take the bus to Antigonish.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$270 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $700
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax Airport, NS to Antigonish, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to Antigonish, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Truro, NS to Antigonish, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax to Antigonish, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.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, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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