There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Houlton by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME Boston-Portland-Bangor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine

$54 - $74

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine

$79 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Houlton 354.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Presque Isle, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Presque Isle (PQI) BOS - PQI
  2. Take the bus from Presque Isle, Maine to Houlton, Maine

$138 - $408

Fly to Fredericton, bus  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Fredericton (YFC) BOS - YFC
  2. Take the bus from Fredericton Airport to Woodstock, NB

$180 - $536

Fly to Augusta, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Augusta (AUG) BOS - AUG
  2. Take the bus from Augusta, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine

$121 - $235

Fly to Rockland, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  2. Take the bus from Rockland, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine

$141 - $298

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Houlton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Houlton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Boston and Houlton is 307 miles. The road distance is 354.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Boston to Houlton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Houlton. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Houlton, Maine via Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Houlton.
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  • Distance: 306.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 40 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Houlton, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Houlton via Bangor, ME and Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Augusta
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Presque Isle via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Presque Isle via Cleveland, Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Fredericton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Augusta, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Rockland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Presque Isle, Maine to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com

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