There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Chapel Hill 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, line 800 bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BOS - RDU
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union

$106 - $406

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc 2563 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington to Durham via Fayetteville

$73 - $154

5 alternative options

Train to Providence, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PVD - RDU

$140 - $282

Bus  •  15 h

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

$79 - $91

Train via New York Penn Station  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$159 - $384

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$156 - $353

Drive  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Chapel Hill 713.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Chapel Hill is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 24 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Boston to Chapel Hill is to fly and line 800 bus which costs $100 - $410 and takes 4 h 26 min.

More details

The distance between Boston and Chapel Hill is 621 miles. The road distance is 713.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Boston to Chapel Hill, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Chapel Hill. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at E Franklin St at Varsity Theatre via New York, Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St and GoDurham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h.

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Chapel Hill via New York, Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St, Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St, and GoDurham Station in around 15 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Chapel Hill via New York Penn Station, Durham Amtrak, and GoDurham Station in around 15 h 52 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
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
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Business Seat
$180 - $240
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
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
4 h 30 min
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
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 Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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