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There are 9 ways to get from Kettering to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Dayton to Boston  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Boston (BOS) DAY - BOS

$66 - $451

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Bus to Covington, fly to Boston  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood - OH to Cincinnati, OH
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Boston (BOS) CVG - BOS

$118 - $296

Line 14 bus, bus to Columbus, fly to Boston  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the line 14 bus from Far Hills @ Southmoor to Shiloh Springs @ 2190 Shiloh Springs
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Columbus, OH
  3. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Boston (BOS) CMH - BOS

$130 - $441

Fly Dayton to Providence, train  •  9h 25m

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Providence (PVD) DAY - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to South Station

$83 - $626

Bus to Indianapolis, fly to Boston  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to Indianapolis
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Boston (BOS) IND - BOS

$73 - $336

Bus  •  18h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison Nyc

$76 - $102

Bus, train  •  22h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to Toledo "Greyhound"
  2. Take the train from Toledo to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$103 - $152

Bus via Dayton Trotwood  •  24h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to New York "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston "Greyhound"

$99 - $137

Drive  •  14h 8m

  1. Drive from Kettering to Boston 841.5 miles

$80 - $120

Kettering to Boston by bus

The bus journey time between Kettering and Boston is around 17h 11m and covers a distance of around 840 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 16h 31m. Operated by Dayton RTA, SkyHorse / Jaguar and Coach Run, the Kettering to Boston bus service departs from Shroyer @ Mossoak and arrives in Boston, MA Oak & Harrison. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
17h 11m
Fastest bus time:
16h 31m
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$76
Carbon emissions:
167 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
18:58
Last bus departs at:
18:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kettering to Boston bus schedules

Kettering → Boston
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The cheapest way to get from Kettering to Boston is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Kettering to Boston is to fly. Taking this option will cost $65 - $460 and takes 7h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kettering to Boston. However, there are services departing from Shroyer @ Mossoak and arriving at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison via Dayton and New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 49m.

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The distance between Kettering and Boston is 711 miles. The road distance is 841.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 18h 49m and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7h 5m to get from Kettering to Boston, including transfers.

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Kettering to Boston bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, depart from Dayton station.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Boston is to fly which takes 7h 5m and costs $65 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $110 and takes 18h 49m.

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There is no direct flight from Dayton Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 54m and has one stopover.

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Kettering to Boston bus services, operated by Coach Run, arrive at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison station.

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Map of how to get from Kettering to Boston.
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  • Distance: 711.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 5m

What companies run services between Kettering, OH, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Kettering to Boston every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kettering to Boston via Kingsridge @ Target, Dayton, and New York, NY in around 18h 49m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dayton to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Covington to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Covington to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Columbus to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Covington to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Covington to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Columbus to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Columbus to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dayton to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Covington to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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 Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Toledo to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood - OH to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com
Dayton RTA
Phone
+1 937-425-8300
Website
i-riderta.org
Bus from Far Hills @ Southmoor to Shiloh Springs @ 2190 Shiloh Springs
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
i-riderta.org
Hoosier Ride
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 Dayton Trotwood to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Dayton Trotwood to Toledo
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Dayton Trotwood to New York
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $150
Bus from New York to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Dayton to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
coachrun.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Kettering to Boston is 842 miles. It takes approximately 14h 8m to drive from Kettering to Boston.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dayton Airport to Boston Airport.

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