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

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Train, taxi  •  52 min

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

$59 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Fall River, MA
  2. Take the bus from SRTA Fall River Terminal to Read Street and Pleasant View Avenue Fr14

$15 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Swansea 52.6 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 $55 - $70 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Read Street and Pleasant View Avenue via SRTA Fall River Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Boston and Swansea is 43 miles. The road distance is 52.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Swansea without a car is to train and taxi which takes 52 min and costs $55 - $70.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Boston to Swansea, including transfers.

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Boston to Swansea bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Boston, MA station.

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Boston to Swansea bus services, operated by Southeastern RTA, arrive at Read Street and Pleasant View Avenue station.

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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 82+ hotels available in Swansea. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Swansea.
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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Swansea via Fall River, MA and SRTA Fall River Terminal in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station 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
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Fall River, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Southeastern RTA
Phone
+1 508-999-5211
Email
info@srtabus.com
Website
srtabus.com
Bus from SRTA Fall River Terminal to Read Street and Pleasant View Avenue
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
srtabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Providence Amtrak to Swansea
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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