There are 3 ways to get from Boston to North Adams by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Pittsfield, Ma 3737 / ...

$20 - $54

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$1

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Boston to North Adams 130.3 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to North Adams is to train which costs $2 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to North Adams is to drive which takes 2 h 59 min and costs $12 - $19.

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The distance between Boston and North Adams is 172 km. The road distance is 208 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to North Adams. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Main via Intermodal Center and North Adams Walmart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and North Adams, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to North Adams every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to North Adams once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 47 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA South Station to Pittsfield, MA
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com

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