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

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

Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Acela Express

$106 - $274

Cheapest option

Bus, line 229 bus, line 201 bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. 928 / ...
  2. 229 / ...
  3. 201 / ...

$19 - $41

3 alternative options

Train, line 1 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Northeast Regional
  2. 1

$79 - $195

Bus, line 201 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 201 / ...

$29 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. 141.3 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Guilford, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Guilford hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Guilford via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and George St in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
9 Town Transit
Phone
860-510-0429
Email
info@estuarytransit.org
Website
estuarytransit.org
Bus from Old Saybrook Train Station to Scranton Gazebo Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
estuarytransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and George St to State St and Boston Post Rd
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to Waterbury Rd Park and ride Lot and Waterbury Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Bus from Waterbury Rd and Commuter Lot to Temple St and Chapel St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station and Asylum Street to Cheshire, CT Park & Ride Rt. 70, I-84 Exit 26
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dattco.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Guilford is 179 km. The road distance is 226 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Guilford is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Guilford is to drive which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $13 - $20.

No, there is no direct train from Boston to Guilford. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Guilford via New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Guilford. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at State St and Boston Post Rd via Hartford, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Boston to Guilford, including transfers.