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

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct 2561 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pearl St and Trumbull St to John St and Kelley Transit Co 927

$147 - $210

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Harford, CT
  2. Take the bus from Hartford to Danbury, CT

$111 - $148

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Train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Dover Plains Harlem

$181 - $418

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Kent 153.2 miles

$15 - $22

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dover Plains

$129 - $365

Fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dover Plains

$141 - $412

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dover Plains

$130 - $401

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Kent is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Kent is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Boston and Kent is 132 miles. The road distance is 153.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Kent without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $140 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Boston to Kent, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Kent is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $140 - $210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $180 - $420 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Kent is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Boston to Kent.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Kent. Prices start at $122 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Kent.
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  • Distance: 132.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Kent via Hartford, Ct, Pearl St and Trumbull St, and John St and Kelley Transit Co in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Kent via Stamford Amtrak, Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St, New St and White Plains Trans Ctr Ln Ctr, White Plains, and Dover Plains in around 6 h 32 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Dover Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
Train from Grand Central to Dover Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $20
Off-peak onboard
$24 - $26
Onboard
$26 - $40
At station
$25 - $28
Bus operators
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 Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Pearl St and Trumbull St to John St and Kelley Transit Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Harford, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $10.

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