How to get from Great Barrington to Boston

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Recommended option

Line 21 bus, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. 21
  2. 220 / ...

$28 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. 3738 / ...

$19 - $56

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited

$36 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. 136.9 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Great Barrington, MA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Great Barrington to Boston via Lee Premium Outlets, Lee, MA, Springfield, MA, and Springfield, Ma in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Great Barrington to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsfield Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Berkshire Region Transit
Website
berkshirerta.com
Bus from Rite Aid to Lee Premium Outlets
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
berkshirerta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Lee, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Pittsfield, MA to Boston, MA South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Great Barrington and Boston is 190 km. The road distance is 219 km.

The cheapest way to get from Great Barrington to Boston is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Great Barrington to Boston is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs $13 - $20.

No, there is no direct bus from Great Barrington to Boston. However, there are services departing from Rite Aid and arriving at Boston, Ma via Lee, MA and Springfield, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Great Barrington to Boston, including transfers.