There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Hershey by plane, bus, train 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

Fly, line 322 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Harrisburg (MDT) BOS - MDT
  2. Take the line 322 bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave

$174 - $562

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa 2561 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...

$51 - $125

3 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$193 - $496

Bus Lucky Star Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA

$57 - $61

Drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Hershey 377.2 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Hershey, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to Hershey via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, Harrisburg Amtrak, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 9 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Hershey via Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 10 h 44 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Great Wall Bus
Bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Hershey is 521 km. The road distance is 604 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Hershey is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Hershey is to fly and line 322 bus which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $170 - $600.

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Hershey. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave via Philadelphia, Pa and Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Boston to Hershey, including transfers.