There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Madison by train, bus 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  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$106 - $274

Cheapest option

Bus, line 201 bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the line 201 bus from Church St and George St to Boston Post Rd and Meigs Ave 201 / ...

$29 - $68

2 alternative options

Train, line 1 bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Old Saybrook Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Old Saybrook Train Station to Scranton Gazebo Madison 1

$78 - $191

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Madison 137.3 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Madison is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Madison is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Boston and Madison is 109 miles. The road distance is 137.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Boston to Madison, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Madison. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Boston Post Rd and Meigs Ave via Hartford, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Madison. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Madison via New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Madison hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Madison via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and George St in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and George St to Boston Post Rd and Meigs Ave
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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9 Town Transit
Phone
860-510-0429
Email
info@estuarytransit.org
Website
estuarytransit.org
Bus from Old Saybrook Train Station to Scranton Gazebo Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
estuarytransit.org

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