There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Utica by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Utica, Ny 277 / ...

$30 - $75

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Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited

$50 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Utica 261.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Syracuse, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$165 - $645

Fly to Albany, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB
  2. Take the train from Albany to Utica

$213 - $474

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Utica, Ny. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station station and arriving at Utica Boehlert Transportation Center. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Boston and Utica is 219 miles. The road distance is 261.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Utica without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 40 min and costs .

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The bus from Boston, Ma to Utica, Ny takes 6 h 40 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Boston to Utica is to bus which takes 6 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Boston to Utica bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Utica, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Utica.
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  • Distance: 219.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Utica, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Utica every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Utica once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 7 h 18 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Albany to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
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 Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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Boston to Utica train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Utica Boehlert Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Utica is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Boston to Utica.

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JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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Book your Boston to Utica bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Utica. Prices start at $62 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 .

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