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There are 2 ways to get from Boston to Swansea by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station Acela / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Providence Amtrak Station to Swansea

$52 - $121

1 alternative option

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Swansea 52.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Swansea is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Swansea is to train and taxi which costs $50 - $130 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Boston and Swansea is 43 miles. The road distance is 52.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Swansea without a car is to train and taxi which takes 55 min and costs $50 - $130.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Boston to Swansea, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Swansea is 53 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Boston to Swansea.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Swansea. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

There is no direct connection from Boston to Swansea. However, you can take the train to Providence Amtrak Station then take the taxi to Swansea. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Swansea.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Providence Amtrak Station to Swansea
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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