There are 5 ways to get from Boston to University of South Carolina by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Columbia (CAE) BOS - CAE

$167 - $1,001

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Night bus, bus  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny 2501 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbia, SC

$114 - $169

3 alternative options

Bus  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbia, SC Nyc

$115 - $120

Train  •  19 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Columbia Amtrak Silver Star

$177 - $441

Drive  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Boston to University of South Carolina 927.9 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to University of South Carolina is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to University of South Carolina is to fly which costs $160 - $1,000 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to University of South Carolina. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Columbia Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 42 min.

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The distance between Boston and University of South Carolina is 795 miles. The road distance is 927.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to University of South Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 8 min and costs $115 - $120.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Boston to University of South Carolina, including transfers.

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Boston to University of South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to University of South Carolina is to fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs $160 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $115 - $120 and takes 19 h 8 min, you could also train, which costs $170 - $450 and takes 19 h 42 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Columbia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Boston to University of South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Columbia Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to University of South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 795.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and University of South Carolina, SC, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to University of South Carolina hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to University of South Carolina via New York, New York, NY, and Columbia, SC in around 19 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Columbia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,200
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Columbia Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
wandacoach.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
eastwestbus.com
Horse Run Bus
Phone
+1 404-849-8583
Email
fanbin@bellsouth.net
Bus from New York, NY to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
horserunbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to University of South Carolina is 928 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 38 min to drive from Boston to University of South Carolina.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Columbia Airport.

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There are 113+ hotels available in University of South Carolina. Prices start at $59 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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