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There are 3 ways to get from Foxborough to Amherst by train, bus or car

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Train, bus via South Station  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield 277 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA

$44 - $79

2 alternative options

Train Amtrak, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA

$57 - $109

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Foxborough to Amherst 93.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Foxborough to Amherst is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Foxborough to Amherst is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Foxborough and Amherst is 69 miles. The road distance is 93.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Foxborough to Amherst without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $40 - $80.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Foxborough to Amherst, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foxborough to Amherst is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Foxborough to Amherst.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Amherst. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 68.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Foxborough, MA, USA and Amherst, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Foxborough to Amherst. However, you can take the taxi to Mansfield, take the train to South Station, take the walk to Boston, MA - South Station, take the bus to Springfield, take the walk to Springfield, MA, then take the bus to Amherst, MA. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Foxborough to Amherst via Mansfield, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station, Springfield Amtrak, and Springfield, MA in around 5 h 51 min.

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 Back Bay Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.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 Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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