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There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Asheville by plane, car, train or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Asheville  •  7 h 17 min

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

$153 - $957

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$97 - $239

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Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 49 min

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

$138 - $666

Train, bus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Lynchburg Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$172 - $372

Bus EastWest Bus  •  21 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St
  3. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$104 - $153

Drive  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Asheville 898.2 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Asheville is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Asheville is to fly and drive which costs $130 - $700 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Asheville, Nc via New York, Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St and Durham, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 19 min.

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The distance between Boston and Asheville is 777 miles. The road distance is 898.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asheville without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 40 min and costs $170 - $380.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Boston to Asheville, including transfers.

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Boston to Asheville bus services, operated by Lucky Star Bus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asheville is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs $150 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 21 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Asheville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Boston to Asheville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Asheville, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Asheville.
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  • Distance: 777.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to Asheville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Asheville via New York, Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St, Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St, GoDurham Station, and Durham, Nc in around 21 h 19 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,100
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,100
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Asheville via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$190 - $250
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 Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
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 Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
eastwestbus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 103 Canal St. to Durham, NC - 3414 Hillsborough
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Asheville is 898 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 27 min to drive from Boston to Asheville.

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

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There are 222+ hotels available in Asheville. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $2 - $6.

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