There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Silver Spring by plane, subway, 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 Boston to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA
  2. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station

$86 - $308

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Boston, MA to Washington

$45 - $64

7 alternative options

Fly Boston to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SILVER SPRING station

$87 - $335

Fly Boston to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Baltimore (BWI) BOS - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$99 - $389

Train to Providence, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA

$75 - $324

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Baltimore (BWI) MHT - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$202 - $778

Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$213 - $562

Bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Silver Spring, Md 2903 / ...

$48 - $104

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Silver Spring 437.1 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Silver Spring is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Silver Spring is to fly and subway which costs $85 - $310 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Boston and Silver Spring is 392 miles. The road distance is 437.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Boston to Silver Spring, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Silver Spring. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Silver Spring, Md via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Silver Spring, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Silver Spring every 4 hours. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Silver Spring via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 8 h 27 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Boston to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Silver Spring, Md
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65

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