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There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Florence by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) BOS - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Florence, SC

$158 - $627

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Bus Wanda Coach  •  18h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC Nyc / ...

$80

3 alternative options

Train  •  16h 32m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station Palmetto / ...

$219 - $600

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21h 35m

  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 Fayetteville, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc

$91 - $214

Drive  •  14h 22m

  1. Drive from Boston to Florence 848.7 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Florence is to bus which costs $80 and takes 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Florence is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $650 and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Florence. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Florence, SC via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Florence station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Florence Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 32m.

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The distance between Boston and Florence is 739 miles. The road distance is 848.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Florence without a car is to train which takes 16h 32m and costs $210 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Boston to Florence, including transfers.

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Boston to Florence bus services, operated by Lucky Star Bus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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Boston to Florence train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Florence is to train which takes 16h 32m and costs $210 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 and takes 18h.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Florence.
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  • Distance: 738.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Florence, SC, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to Florence via New York Penn Station in around 16h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Florence via New York and New York, NY in around 18h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Fayetteville, NC to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.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
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
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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
4h 15m
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 New York, Ny to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Myrtle Beach Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Boston to Florence bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, arrive at Florence, SC station.

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Boston to Florence train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Florence Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Florence is 849 miles. It takes approximately 14h 22m to drive from Boston to Florence.

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Spirit Airlines, Porter Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Myrtle Beach Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $1 - $14.

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