There are 7 ways to get from Canton to Boston by car, plane, bus or train

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Drive to Saranac Lake, fly  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Canton to Saranac Lake
  2. Fly from Saranac Lake (SLK) to Boston (BOS) SLK - BOS

$69 - $146

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Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canton, NY to Destiny USA
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$63 - $130

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Bus to Massena, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Canton, NY to Massena, NY
  2. Fly from Massena (MSS) to Boston (BOS) MSS - BOS

$101 - $260

Bus to Syracuse, fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Canton, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Boston (BOS) SYR - BOS

$158 - $593

Bus via Schenectady, Ny  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Canton, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Schenectady, NY
  3. Take the bus from Schenectady, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$76 - $138

Bus, train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Canton, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$82 - $198

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Canton to Boston 371.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Canton to Boston. However, there are services departing from Canton, NY and arriving at Boston, Ma via Destiny USA and Syracuse, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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The distance between Canton and Boston is 259 miles. The road distance is 371.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Canton to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Canton to Boston, including transfers.

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Canton to Boston bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Canton, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Saranac Lake Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Canton to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton to Boston is 371 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Canton to Boston.

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Cape Air offers flights from Saranac Lake Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 754+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $139 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canton to Boston.
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  • Distance: 259 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Canton to Boston via Destiny USA, S State St & E Jefferson St, and Syracuse, Ny in around 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Saranac Lake to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Syracuse to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Saranac Lake to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Massena to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Canton, NY to Massena, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Canton, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Canton, NY to Destiny USA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Canton, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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