There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Charlottetown by plane, bus, car, bus and ferry or train

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 Charlottetown  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charlottetown (YYG) BOS - YYG

$263 - $1,103

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  30 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  3. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown 305

$147 - $433

3 alternative options

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Moncton (YQM) BOS - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

$172 - $434

Bus, drive, bus and ferry  •  20 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Caribou, Maine
  3. Drive from Caribou, Maine to Edmunston - 100 Grey Rock rd Shell truck stop
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Edmunston - 100 Grey Rock rd Shell truck stop to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

$240 - $260

Drive  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Charlottetown 636.8 miles

$80 - $130

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Charlottetown, PE, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and United Airlines fly from Boston to Charlottetown hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,100
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,400
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,400
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$160 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $310
Business
$230 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Caribou, Maine
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Edmunston - 100 Grey Rock rd Shell truck stop to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$174
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

Want to know more about travelling around Canada

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Charlottetown?

The distance between Boston and Charlottetown is 764 km. The road distance is 1019 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Charlottetown?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Charlottetown is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 10 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Charlottetown?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Charlottetown is to fly which takes 7 h 36 min and costs $260 - $1,100.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Charlottetown?

It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Boston to Charlottetown, including transfers.