There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Charleston Station by plane, taxi, 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 to Charleston  •  5 h 30 min

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

$147 - $574

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Morgantown
  3. Take the bus from Morgantown WVU to Charleston Transit Mall

$83 - $203

4 alternative options

Fly to Ashland, taxi  •  6 h 55 min

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

$272 - $856

Train  •  18 h 30 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 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 takes 5 h 30 min and costs $140 - $600.

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The distance between Boston and Charleston Station is 1000 km. The road distance is 1203 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Boston to Charleston Station, including transfers.

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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 Transit Mall via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Morgantown WVU. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston to Charleston Station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 30 min.

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to Charleston Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Charleston Station via Baltimore Downtown, Md, Morgantown, Morgantown WVU, and Charleston Transit Mall in around 17 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Rochester, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Boston to Ashland via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Amtrak
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Morgantown
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Ashland to Charleston Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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