There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Saint Albans by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Burlingt Transit Ctr 3531 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pearl Street at St. Paul Street to N Main Street at City Hall 96

$25 - $67

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Train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to St. Albans Amtrak Vermonter

$75 - $183

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Saint Albans 243.2 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Saranac Lake, drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Saranac Lake (SLK) BOS - SLK
  2. Drive from Saranac Lake to Saint Albans

$72 - $165

Fly to Lebanon, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Lebanon (LEB) BOS - LEB
  2. Take the train from White River Junction Amtrak to St. Albans Amtrak

$105 - $288

Fly to Montreal, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) BOS - YUL
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Us Ca Customs, Vt

$150 - $383

Fly to Massena, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Massena (MSS) BOS - MSS
  2. Take the bus from Cornwall, ON to Montreal, PQ
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Us Ca Customs, Vt

$132 - $333

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Saint Albans is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Saint Albans is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Saint Albans. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at N Main Street at City Hall via Pearl Street at St. Paul Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Saint Albans. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at St. Albans Amtrak via Springfield Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 58 min.

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The distance between Boston and Saint Albans is 199 miles. The road distance is 243.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Saint Albans without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $24 - $70.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Boston to Saint Albans, including transfers.

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Boston to Saint Albans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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

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The best way to get from Boston to Saint Albans is to bus which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $24 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Saint Albans.
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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Saint Albans, VT, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Saint Albans via Downtown Transit Center Burlington and Pearl Street at St. Paul Street in around 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Saint Albans via Springfield Amtrak in around 8 h 58 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Saranac Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Boston to Lebanon
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
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 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Boston to Massena
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Springfield Amtrak to St. Albans Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from White River Junction Amtrak to St. Albans Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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 Burlingt Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Us Ca Customs, Vt
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Megabus
Green Mountain Transit
Phone
(802) 864-2282
Website
ridegmt.com
Bus from Pearl Street at St. Paul Street to N Main Street at City Hall
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ridegmt.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Cornwall, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Book at
megabus.ca

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Saranac Lake Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Boston to Saint Albans bus services, operated by Green Mountain Transit, arrive at N Main Street at City Hall station.

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Boston to Saint Albans train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Albans Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Saint Albans is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Boston to Saint Albans.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Saranac Lake Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Saint Albans. 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 $1 - $20.

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