There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Charleston Station by plane, taxi, train, bus 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 to Charleston  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charleston (CRW) BOS - CRW

$197 - $938

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh 4175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Charleston, WV Cleveland

$92 - $207

4 alternative options

Fly to Ashland, taxi  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ashland (HTS) BOS - HTS
  2. Take a taxi from Ashland to Charleston Station

$272 - $870

Train  •  18 h 24 min

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

$162 - $401

Bus Sky Horse Bus  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

$114 - $150

Drive  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Charleston Station 751.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Charleston Station is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Charleston Station is to fly which costs $190 - $950 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Charleston Station. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Charleston, Wv via New York, NY and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Charleston Station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 24 min.

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The distance between Boston and Charleston Station is 625 miles. The road distance is 751.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Charleston Station without a car is to train which takes 18 h 24 min and costs $160 - $410.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Boston to Charleston Station, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Boston to Charleston Station.
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  • Distance: 625.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Charleston Station, WV, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to Charleston Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Charleston Station via New York Penn Station in around 18 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Rochester, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
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
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Jaguar Bus Tour
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Bus from New York, NY - 59 Canal St. to Columbus, OH - 139 E Main St
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
ijaguarbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Other operators
Taxi from Ashland to Charleston Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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