There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Missouri by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Boston to St. Louis  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to St. Louis (STL) BOS - STL

$157 - $475

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Bus  •  35 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...

$142 - $361

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Fly Boston to Columbia  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Columbia (COU) BOS - COU

$277 - $1,155

Fly Boston to Springfield  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Springfield (SGF) BOS - SGF

$248 - $1,030

Fly Boston to Kansas City  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Kansas City (MCI) BOS - MCI

$144 - $312

Bus to Hartford, fly to St. Louis  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to St. Louis (STL) BDL - STL

$182 - $415

Train  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak Southwest Chief

$201 - $579

Drive  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Kansas City 1426.3 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Missouri. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Kansas City, Mo via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Missouri. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Kansas City Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 30 min.

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The distance between Boston and Missouri is 1159 miles. The road distance is 1426.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Missouri without a car is to train which takes 29 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Boston to Missouri, including transfers.

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Boston to Missouri bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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Boston to Missouri train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Missouri is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 29 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 35 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to St. Louis Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Boston to Missouri bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Kansas City, Mo station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Missouri.
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  • Distance: 1159.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Boston to St. Charles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Kansas City via Chicago Union Station in around 29 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Boston to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Boston to Kansas City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Hartford to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

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 Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
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.

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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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
31 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Missouri is 1 h behind Boston. It is currently 9:40 PM in Boston and 8:40 PM in Missouri.

Boston to Missouri train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kansas City Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Missouri is 1426 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 45 min to drive from Boston to Missouri.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to St. Louis Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Missouri. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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