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There are 11 ways to get from France to Boston by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$115 - $321

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Bus  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston National Express

$40 - $51

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 18m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Boston

$243 - $285

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 34m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Boston

$103 - $151

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Boston

$127 - $377

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  8h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$105 - $338

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$141 - $1,502

Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$90 - $259

Fly Toulouse to London Stansted, train  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to London Stansted (STN) TLS - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$91 - $236

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to London City  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the train from St Avold to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Luxembourg
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to London City (LCY) LUX - LCY
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$126 - $375

Fly Nantes to London Stansted, train  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Stansted (STN) NTE - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$105 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Boston is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 15h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Boston is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 210€ - 250€ and takes 6h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from France to Boston. However, there are services departing from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and arriving at Boston via Paris Nord Eurostar, London Kings Cross and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 19m.

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The distance between France and Boston is 722 km.

The best way to get from France to Boston without a car is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs 95€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from France to Boston, including transfers.

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France to Boston train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from France to Boston is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs 95€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 15h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Boston is 1h behind France. It is currently 12:00 PM in France and 11:00 AM in Boston.

Map of how to get from France to Boston.
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  • Distance: 451.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between France and Boston, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Boston via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, London Kings Cross, and Grantham in around 6h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Boston via Aeroport Cdg 1, Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 15h 11m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Toulouse to London Stansted via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Toulouse to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Nantes to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Nottingham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Avold to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to London
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Ferry operators

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France to Boston train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Boston station.

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Air France and Flybe offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 181+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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