There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Chattanooga by plane, shuttle, bus, car 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.

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Fly to Chattanooga  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Chattanooga (CHA) BOS - CHA

$132 - $265

Cheapest option

Fly to Atlanta, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Atlanta (ATL) BOS - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$92 - $256

7 alternative options

Fly to Nashville, shuttle  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nashville (BNA) BOS - BNA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Nashville Airport to Chattanooga

$134 - $511

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Knoxville (TYS) BOS - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Chattanooga

$173 - $727

Train, bus Wanda Coach  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Chattanooga New York

$240 - $458

Train, bus NYTN Bus  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Chattanooga, TN

$255 - $591

Bus NYTN Bus  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Chattanooga, TN

$148 - $273

Bus Greyhound USA  •  28 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$122 - $307

Drive  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Chattanooga 1036.6 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Chattanooga is 923 miles. The road distance is 1036.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Chattanooga without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Boston to Chattanooga, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Chattanooga is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Chattanooga Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Chattanooga is 1037 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 32 min to drive from Boston to Chattanooga.

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

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There are 118+ hotels available in Chattanooga. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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  • Distance: 923 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Chattanooga, TN, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to Chattanooga hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Chattanooga via New York, New York, NY, and Chattanooga, TN in around 19 h 44 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Boston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Boston to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Boston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
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.

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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 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Groome Transport
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from Nashville Airport to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Megabus
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chattanooga, TN
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
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
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
Website
peterpanbus.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 Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220

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