There are 2 ways to get from Boston to Manchester by bus or car

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Bus, line 88 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct 2561 / ...
  2. Take the line 88 bus from Market St and Constitution Plaza to Center St and Main St 83 / ...

$17 - $40

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Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Manchester 94.7 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Manchester is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Manchester is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Center St and Main St via Market St and Constitution Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Boston and Manchester is 86 miles. The road distance is 94.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Manchester without a car is to bus and line 88 bus which takes 2 h 41 min and costs $17 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Boston to Manchester, including transfers.

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Boston to Manchester bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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Boston to Manchester bus services, operated by CT Transit, arrive at Center St and Main St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Manchester is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Boston to Manchester.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Manchester. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 85.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Manchester via Hartford, Ct and Market St and Constitution Plaza in around 2 h 41 min.

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 30 minutes
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 Market St and Constitution Plaza to Center St and Main St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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