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Recommended option

Fly from Boston  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Knoxville (TYS) BOS - TYS

$217 - $776

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA South Station - Gate 13 to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York to Knoxville via Philadelphia

$75 - $117

4 alternative options

Train to Providence, fly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Knoxville (TYS) PVD - TYS

$328 - $1,230

Train, bus, Megabus  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
  3. Take the Megabus from Christiansburg to Knoxville

$147 - $292

Bus Wanda Coach  •  31 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Knoxville Nyc

$87

Drive  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Knoxville 925.9 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Knoxville, TN, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to Knoxville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Knoxville via New York in around 22 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$200 - $260
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Christiansburg to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA South Station - Gate 13 to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to 36th St & 11th Ave NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
boltbus.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
4 h 30 min
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 Knoxville
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Knoxville is 1315 km. The road distance is 1481 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Knoxville is to bus which costs $87 and takes 31 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Knoxville is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $210 - $800.

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Knoxville. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA South Station - Gate 13 and arriving at Knoxville via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Boston to Knoxville, including transfers.