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

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

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

$20 - $50

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 42 min

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

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Pittsfield 137.6 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Boston and Pittsfield is 112 miles. The road distance is 137.6 miles.

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The bus from Boston, Ma to Pittsfield, Ma takes 3 h 40 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Pittsfield, Ma. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak station and arriving at Pittsfield Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Pittsfield.
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  • Distance: 112.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Pittsfield every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Pittsfield once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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

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