There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Charlottesville by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Charlottesville  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charlottesville (CHO) BOS - CHO

$162 - $746

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc 2563 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va 3925

$64 - $156

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Fly to Richmond, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Richmond (RIC) BOS - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va

$115 - $295

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD

$77 - $306

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak

Train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Northeast Regional

$110 - $240

Bus NYC Shuttle  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA 1002

$95 - $112

Drive  •  10 h

  1. Drive from Boston to Charlottesville 558.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Charlottesville is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $300 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Charlottesville, Va via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak station and arriving at Charlottesville Amtrak. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 13 min.

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The distance between Boston and Charlottesville is 495 miles. The road distance is 558.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Charlottesville without a car is to train which takes 11 h 13 min and costs $110 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Boston to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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Boston to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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Boston to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Boston South Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Boston to Charlottesville is to fly which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $160 - $750. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $240 and takes 11 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs $90 - $120 and takes 11 h 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Charlottesville.
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  • Distance: 495.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to Charlottesville hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Boston to Charlottesville 5 times a week. Tickets cost $110 - $240 and the journey takes 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Boston to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Boston to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Boston to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Train operators
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 Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Business Seat
$180 - $240
Bus operators
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 Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
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
Bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
NYC Shuttle
Website
nycshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
nycshuttle.com
Book at
nycshuttle.com

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Charlottesville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 46 min and has one stopover.

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Boston to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlottesville, Va station.

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Boston to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Charlottesville Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Charlottesville is 558 miles. It takes approximately 10 h to drive from Boston to Charlottesville.

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

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Book your Boston to Charlottesville bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The nearest airport to Charlottesville is Charlottesville (CHO) Airport which is 7.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Richmond (RIC) (72.5 miles), Washington Dulles (IAD) (85.2 miles), Roanoke (ROA) (95.8 miles) and Reagan Washington (DCA) (96.8 miles).

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There are 77+ hotels available in Charlottesville. Prices start at $99 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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