There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Lancaster by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from North Station to Shirley Fitchburg Line

$34 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus, line 30 bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma 277 / ...
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Central Hub At Union Station to Walmart West Boyleston 30

$43 - $65

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Lancaster 45.6 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Lancaster 45.6 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Lancaster, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Boston to Lancaster hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Lancaster via Worcester, Ma, Central Hub At Union Station, and Walmart West Boyleston in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
WRTA
Phone
+1 508-791-9782
Website
therta.com
Bus from Central Hub At Union Station to Walmart West Boyleston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
therta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Boston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Website
topcab.us
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Lancaster is 52 km. The road distance is 73 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Lancaster is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Lancaster is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs $240 - $290.

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Boston to Lancaster, including transfers.