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There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Asheville by plane, bus, car, train or night bus

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Fly to Asheville  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Asheville (AVL) BOS - AVL

$38 - $134

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Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) BOS - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$136 - $363

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Knoxville (TYS) BOS - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Asheville

$94 - $312

Fly to Charlotte, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charlotte (CLT) BOS - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Asheville

$138 - $594

Train, bus  •  19h 44m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 19 Allen St to Greenville, SC - Raceway Gas Station 1116 Woodruff Rd. Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$93 - $203

Bus  •  20h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to New York Gw Bridge
  2. Take the bus from New York to Greenville, SC
  3. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$140 - $169

Bus via Charlotte  •  21h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York - 47 Chrystie St to Charlotte, NC
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Asheville

$161 - $334

Train, bus via Charlotte  •  22h 41m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Greenville, SC Nyc
  4. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$179 - $324

Train, night bus, bus  •  24h 21m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Wilson
  3. Take the night bus from Wilson to Raleigh
  4. Take the bus from Raleigh to Asheville

$189 - $358

Drive  •  15h 33m

  1. Drive from Boston to Asheville 895.1 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Asheville is to fly which costs $35 - $140 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Asheville is to fly which costs $35 - $140 and takes 4h 52m.

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The distance between Boston and Asheville is 777 miles. The road distance is 895.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asheville without a car is to train and bus which takes 19h 44m and costs $90 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Boston to Asheville, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asheville is to fly which takes 4h 52m and costs $35 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $170 and takes 20h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Asheville Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 16m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Asheville is 895 miles. It takes approximately 15h 33m to drive from Boston to Asheville.

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Allegiant Air, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Asheville Airport.

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There are 401+ hotels available in Asheville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 777.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

Allegiant Air, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to Asheville every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Asheville via New York Gw Bridge, New York, Greenville, SC, and Greenville in around 20h 6m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Boston to Asheville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Boston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Boston to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Boston South Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$110 - $250
Business Class Seat
$180 - $320
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 Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Wilson
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from New York, NY - 19 Allen St to Greenville, SC - Raceway Gas Station 1116 Woodruff Rd.
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
gotobus.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 Gw Bridge
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Night bus from Wilson to Raleigh
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$28 - $45
Bus from Raleigh to Asheville
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $85
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from New York to Greenville, SC
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York - 47 Chrystie St to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Greenville, SC
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
GoTo Bus

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