There are 8 ways to get from Dallas to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Dallas to Boston  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Boston (BOS) DAL - BOS

$158 - $372

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Boston (BOS) DFW - BOS

$104 - $428

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Fly Dallas to Manchester, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Manchester (MHT) DAL - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$282 - $432

Fly Dallas to Providence, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Providence (PVD) DAL - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station

$214 - $1,068

Bus Wanda Coach  •  36 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Little Rock
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA

$217 - $231

Bus Greyhound USA  •  40 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma

$178 - $460

Train  •  44 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station to Chicago Union Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$262 - $768

Drive  •  29 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Dallas to Boston 1767.6 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Dallas to Boston is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 29 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dallas to Boston is to fly which costs $150 - $380 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dallas to Boston. However, there are services departing from Dallas, Tx and arriving at Boston, Ma via Richmond, Va and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dallas station to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Dallas Union Station and arriving at Boston South Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 43 min.

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The distance between Dallas and Boston is 1558 miles. The road distance is 1767.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 7 min and costs $210 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Dallas to Boston, including transfers.

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Dallas to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Dallas, Tx station.

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Dallas to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dallas Union Station.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Boston is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs $150 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $240 and takes 36 h 7 min, you could also train, which costs $260 - $800 and takes 44 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Dallas to Boston.
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  • Distance: 1558.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Dallas, TX, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Dallas to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dallas to Boston via Little Rock, Little Rock, New York, NY, and New York in around 36 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Boston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Tampa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via St. Louis, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Kansas City, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Providence via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas to Manchester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
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 Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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 Dallas Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
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
Megabus
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Little Rock to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
wandacoach.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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Dallas Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 40 min.

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

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Boston is 1 h ahead of Dallas. It is currently 1:28 PM in Dallas and 2:28 PM in Boston.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dallas to Boston is 1768 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 19 min to drive from Dallas to Boston.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Dallas Airport to Boston Airport.

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Book your Dallas to Boston bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 762+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $138 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to tram which takes 50 min and costs $3.

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