There are 6 ways to get from Kentville to Boston by car, car ferry, plane, bus, train or night bus

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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Drive, car ferry to Saint John, fly  •  11h 21m

  1. Drive from Kentville to Digby
  2. Take the car ferry from Digby to Saint John, NB
  3. Fly from Saint John (YSJ) to Boston (BOS) YSJ - BOS

$214 - $966

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Bus to Halifax, fly  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Kentville, NS to Dartmouth
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Boston (BOS) YHZ - BOS

$183 - $384

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Bus, train, night bus  •  34h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Kentville, NS to Halifax, NS
  2. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  3. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston South Buses

$205 - $343

Bus, train  •  35h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Kentville, NS to Halifax, NS
  2. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston South Buses

$205 - $343

Bus, train via Albany  •  38h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Kentville, NS to Halifax, NS
  2. Take the train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
  3. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station

$237 - $395

Drive  •  12h 7m

  1. Drive from Kentville to Boston 743.4 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Kentville to Boston is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 12h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Kentville to Boston is to bus and fly which costs $240 - $550 and takes 7h 9m.

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The distance between Kentville and Boston is 380 miles. The road distance is 743.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Kentville to Boston without a car is to bus and train and night bus which takes 34h 11m and costs $270 - $460.

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It takes approximately 11h 21m to get from Kentville to Boston, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Saint John Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 20m and has one stopover.

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Boston is 1h behind Kentville. It is currently 11:32 PM in Kentville and 10:32 PM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Kentville to Boston is 743 miles. It takes approximately 12h 7m to drive from Kentville to Boston.

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Air Canada offers flights from Saint John Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 816+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kentville to Boston.
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  • Distance: 379.9 miles
  • Duration: 11h 21m

What companies run services between Kentville, NS, Canada and Boston, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kentville to Boston. However, you can take the drive to Digby, take the car ferry to Saint John, NB, take the drive to Saint John airport, fly to Boston, take the walk to Terminal C - Arrivals Level, then take the bus to Boston. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Dartmouth, take the walk to Bridge Terminal Bay 10, take the line 320 bus to Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport, take the walk to Halifax airport, fly to Boston, take the walk to Terminal C - Arrivals Level, then take the bus to Boston.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Saint John to Boston via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Halifax to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
Train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
Ave. Duration
21h 44m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Kentville, NS to Dartmouth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Kentville, NS to Halifax, NS
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
maritimebus.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
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Digby to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$30
Adult Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$38
Vehicle Off-Peak
$86
Vehicle Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$90

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