There are 4 ways to get from King's Lynn to Boston by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Hillington Square to Spalding, Bus Station 505|InterConnect
  2. Take the bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Boston, St Thomas Church B13

$17

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Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Lynn to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$41 - $81

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Lynn to Boston 33.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from King's Lynn to Boston 33.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from King's Lynn to Boston is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Lynn to Boston is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Lynn to Boston. However, there are services departing from King's Lynn, Hillington Square and arriving at Boston, St Thomas Church via Spalding, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from King's Lynn to Boston. However, there are services departing from Kings Lynn and arriving at Boston via Ely and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between King's Lynn and Boston is 24 miles. The road distance is 33.8 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from King's Lynn to Boston, including transfers.

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King's Lynn to Boston bus services, operated by Stagecoach Norfolk, depart from King's Lynn, Hillington Square station.

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King's Lynn to Boston train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Kings Lynn station.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Boston is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £14. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £65 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from King's Lynn to Boston.
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  • Distance: 23.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between King's Lynn, England and Boston, England?

You can take a bus from King's Lynn to Boston via Spalding, Bus Station in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from King's Lynn to Boston via Ely and Grantham in around 4 h 22 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Norfolk
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Hillington Square to Spalding, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Boston, St Thomas Church
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Lynn to Boston
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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