There are 6 ways to get from Carlisle to Boston by bus, plane, train 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

Bus to Harrisburg, fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Boston (BOS) MDT - BOS

$175 - $562

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to New York, Ny 4692 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$45 - $123

4 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Boston (BOS) PHL - BOS

$127 - $372

Train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express

$192 - $498

Bus Lucky Star Bus  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA New York

$57 - $58

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Boston 401.8 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Carlisle, PA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Carlisle to Boston via Market Square Transfer Center, Harrisburg Amtrak, and Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak in around 9 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carlisle to Boston via Market Square Transfer Center, Harrisburg, Pa, and New York, Ny in around 10 h 37 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Harrisburg to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Bus operators
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Great Wall Bus
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Carlisle to Boston?

The distance between Carlisle and Boston is 565 km. The road distance is 643 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Boston?

The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Boston is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Carlisle to Boston?

The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Boston is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $170 - $600.

Is there a direct bus between Carlisle and Boston?

No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle to Boston. However, there are services departing from Hanover St & High St and arriving at Boston, Ma via Harrisburg, Pa and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Carlisle to Boston?

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Carlisle to Boston, including transfers.