There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Montreal by plane, night bus, 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

Fly to Montreal  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) BOS - YUL

$105 - $305

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq 3533 / ...

$35 - $90

4 alternative options

Fly to Plattsburgh, night bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Plattsburgh (PBG) BOS - PBG
  2. Take the night bus from Plattsburgh, Ny to Montreal, Pq

$97 - $212

Fly to Ottawa, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ottawa (YOW) BOS - YOW
  2. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal

$129 - $359

Fly to Lebanon, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Lebanon (LEB) BOS - LEB
  2. Take the bus from White River Jct, Vt to Montreal, Pq

$97 - $259

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Montreal 312.4 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Boston to Montreal every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Montreal hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Lebanon
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Peninsula Airways
Website
penair.com
Flights from Boston to Plattsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Plattsburgh, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from White River Jct, Vt to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Montreal?

The distance between Boston and Montreal is 405 km. The road distance is 500 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Montreal?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Montreal is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Montreal?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Montreal is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $100 - $310.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Montreal?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Montreal, Pq. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Montreal?

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Boston to Montreal, including transfers.