There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Wilmington by plane, bus, train, night 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 to Wilmington  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Wilmington (ILM) BOS - ILM

$114 - $292

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 14 min

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

$87

7 alternative options

Fly to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) BOS - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, Sc to Wilmington, Nc

$140 - $622

Fly to Jacksonville, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Jacksonville (OAJ) BOS - OAJ
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Wilmington, Nc

$190 - $707

Fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BOS - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc

$128 - $457

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Wilmington, NC

Train, bus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fayetteville Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc

$228 - $612

Night bus, bus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Fayetteville, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc

$100 - $243

Drive  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Wilmington 816 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Wilmington is to bus which costs $87 and takes 20 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Wilmington is to fly which costs $110 - $300 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Boston and Wilmington is 678 miles. The road distance is 816 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Boston to Wilmington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Wilmington. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Market St via New York, NY and New Centre Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Wilmington, NC, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Boston to Wilmington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Wilmington via New York, New York, NY, Wilmington, and New Centre Dr in around 20 h 14 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Boston to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Boston to Myrtle Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from New York Penn Station to Fayetteville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
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 Myrtle Beach, Sc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Jacksonville to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
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
Bus from New York, Ny to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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 Wilmington
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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