There are 8 ways to get from Kitchener to Boston by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Toronto, fly to Boston  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS

$131 - $505

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to St. Catharines, ON
  2. Take the bus from St Catharines, On to Buffalo, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma 255 / ...

$67 - $172

6 alternative options

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Boston  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS

$115 - $428

Train, bus to Buffalo, fly to Boston  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  3. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS

$124 - $446

Train to Toronto, fly to Providence, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Providence (PVD) YYZ - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station

$138 - $1,091

Train via Utica  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Utica
  3. Take the train from Utica Boehlert Transportation Center to Boston South Station

$120 - $369

Train  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to New York
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station

$215 - $659

Drive  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kitchener to Boston 560.4 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to Boston is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kitchener to Boston is to train and fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kitchener to Boston. However, there are services departing from Kitchener, ON and arriving at Boston, Ma via St Catharines, On and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kitchener to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Kitchener and arriving at Boston South Station via Toronto and Utica Boehlert Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 10 min.

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The distance between Kitchener and Boston is 779 km. The road distance is 896.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 22 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Kitchener to Boston, including transfers.

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Kitchener to Boston bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Kitchener, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Kitchener to Boston.
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  • Distance: 486.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Kitchener, ON, Canada and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kitchener to Boston via St. Catharines, ON, St Catharines, On, and Buffalo, Ny in around 16 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kitchener to Boston via Toronto, Utica, and Utica Boehlert Transportation Center in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Toronto to Utica
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$80 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $290
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $110
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Utica Boehlert Transportation Center to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON to St. Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from St Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from St Catharines, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $23
Standard Fare
$17 - $26
Refundable
$21 - $30
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Catharines, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130

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