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

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Recommended option

Bus New England Snow Bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Killington, VT

$47 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus Dartmouth Coach  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Station to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn Northbound / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hanover Inn to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center 4

$32 - $60

4 alternative options

Train  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Castleton Amtrak Station Ethan Allen Express

$71 - $164

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Boston to Castleton 186.8 miles

$18 - $27

Fly to Rutland, bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rutland (RUT) BOS - RUT
  2. Take the bus from Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center to Castleton State College

$59 - $107

Fly to Albany, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB
  2. Take the train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Castleton Amtrak Station

$217 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Castleton is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Castleton is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Castleton. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Castleton State College via Snowshed Base Lodge and Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Castleton station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Castleton Amtrak Station via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Boston and Castleton is 139 miles. The road distance is 186.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Castleton without a car is to bus which takes 5h 37m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from Boston to Castleton, including transfers.

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Boston to Castleton bus services, operated by New England Snow Bus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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Boston to Castleton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Castleton is to bus which takes 5h 37m and costs $45 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $170 and takes 8h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Castleton.
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  • Distance: 138.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 37m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Castleton, VT, USA?

New England Snow Bus operates a bus from Boston to Castleton once a week. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Castleton via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station in around 8h 32m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Rutland
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Castleton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Castleton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
New England Snow Bus
Website
newenglandsnowbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Killington, VT
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
newenglandsnowbus.com
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from Boston South Station to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.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 Hanover
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Hanover Inn to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
The Bus
Phone
+1 802-773-3244
Website
thebus.com
Bus from Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center to Castleton State College
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
thebus.com

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Rutland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Boston to Castleton bus services, operated by New England Snow Bus, arrive at Killington, VT station.

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Boston to Castleton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Castleton Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Castleton is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Boston to Castleton.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Rutland Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Castleton. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $1 - $14.

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