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There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Prince Edward Island by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly Boston to Charlottetown  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charlottetown (YYG) BOS - YYG

$126 - $720

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Fly Boston to Moncton, taxi, bus  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Moncton (YQM) BOS - YQM
  2. Take a taxi from Moncton, NB to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Summerside

$302 - $1,108

Bus to Hartford, fly to Charlottetown  •  12h 16m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Charlottetown (YYG) BDL - YYG

$178 - $896

Bus, drive, taxi  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  3. Drive from Houlton, Maine to Fredericton, NB
  4. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Moncton, NB
  5. Take a taxi from Moncton, NB to Amherst, NS
  6. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

$255 - $387

Bus, drive, taxi via Portland  •  17h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Portland, ME 48 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  4. Drive from Houlton, Maine to Fredericton, NB
  5. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Moncton, NB
  6. Take a taxi from Moncton, NB to Amherst, NS
  7. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

Drive  •  10h 41m

  1. Drive from Boston to Charlottetown 1019.5 km

$100 - $160

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prince Edward Island is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Prince Edward Island is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Prince Edward Island is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Prince Edward Island is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 10h 41m.

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The fastest way to get from Boston to Prince Edward Island is to fly. Taking this option will cost $100 - $600 and takes 8h 17m.

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The distance between Boston and Prince Edward Island is 768 km. The road distance is 1019.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 17m to get from Boston to Prince Edward Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Charlottetown Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 37m and has one stopover.

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Prince Edward Island is 1h ahead of Boston. It is currently 8:40 AM in Boston and 9:40 AM in Prince Edward Island.

Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Prince Edward Island is 1019 km. It takes approximately 10h 41m to drive from Boston to Prince Edward Island.

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United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Boston Airport to Charlottetown Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Prince Edward Island. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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  • Distance: 768.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 17m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Prince Edward Island, Canada?

Air Canada and United Airlines fly from Boston to Charlottetown twice daily.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Charlottetown via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Boston to Charlottetown via Newark, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Newark, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Hartford to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Summerside
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Fredericton, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
maritimebus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$45 - $65
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Cyr Bus Line
Phone
+1 207-942-3354
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Moncton, NB to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
White Cab
Phone
+1 506-857-3000
Website
whitecabrocks.ca
Taxi Direct
Phone
+1 506-383-0075
Website
taxidirect.ca
Air Cab
Phone
+1 506-857-2000
Website
aircab.ca

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