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  •  6 h 20 min

  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

$114 - $321

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Bus  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston National Express

$43 - $94

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 19 min

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

$246 - $289

Drive, carferry  •  7 h 34 min

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

$103 - $151

Fly Limoges to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Limoges (LIG) to London Stansted (STN) LIG - 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

$120 - $348

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 29 min

  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  •  7 h 57 min

  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 - $339

Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  7 h 56 min

  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

$92 - $259

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  7 h 26 min

  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 Toulouse to London Stansted, train  •  8 h 42 min

  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 - $237

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to London City  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from St Avold to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  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

$113 - $374

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Boston. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Boston via Paris, Paris and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 36 min.

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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 6 h 20 min.

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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 6 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from France to Boston, including transfers.

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France to Boston bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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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 6 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Limoges Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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France to Boston bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Boston station.

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Map of how to get from France to Boston.
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  • Distance: 451.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

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 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Boston via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 14 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Limoges to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Eurostar
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $85
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $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
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Nottingham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
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
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

Boston is 1 h behind France. It is currently 6:40 AM in France and 5:40 AM in Boston.

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

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Ryanair offers flights from Limoges Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 173+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Limoges Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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