Directions from Boston to Fairfax

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Recommended option

Fly Boston to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$87 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus Best Bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA South Station - Gate 13 to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Vienna Ny2va

$40 - $67

9 alternative options

Fly Boston to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  3. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$86 - $316

Fly Boston to Baltimore, subway  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Baltimore (BWI) BOS - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$49 - $408

Train to Providence, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA
  3. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$123 - $467

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MHT - DCA

$155 - $446

Train to Providence, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PVD - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station

$182 - $620

Train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$216 - $566

Train, subway  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station Orange

$108 - $233

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc 2563 / ...

$51 - $121

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Fairfax 460.1 miles

$45 - $65

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Fairfax hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Fairfax via New York and New York, NY - Penn Station in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Providence to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Providence to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Boston to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Megabus
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to 36th St & 11th Ave NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Fairfax is 656 km. The road distance is 736 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Fairfax is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 8 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Fairfax is to fly and subway which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $85 - $300.

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Fairfax. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA South Station - Gate 13 and arriving at Vienna via New York, NY - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Boston to Fairfax, including transfers.