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There are 6 ways to get from Lexington to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Lexington to Boston  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Boston (BOS) LEX - BOS

$72 - $555

5 alternative options

Bus to Covington, fly to Boston  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Lexington to Cincinnati
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Boston (BOS) CVG - BOS

$109 - $321

Fly Lexington to Manchester, bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Manchester (MHT) LEX - MHT
  2. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

$212 - $739

Fly Lexington to Providence, train  •  10h

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

$120 - $869

Bus, train  •  24h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Lexington to Cincinnati
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati to Toledo
  3. Take the train from Toledo to Boston South Station

$149 - $213

Drive  •  15h 43m

  1. Drive from Lexington to Boston 916.9 miles

$90 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Lexington to Boston is to drive which costs $90 - $130 and takes 15h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Lexington to Boston is to fly which costs $70 - $600 and takes 7h 5m.

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The distance between Lexington and Boston is 773 miles. The road distance is 916.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lexington to Boston without a car is to bus and train which takes 24h 46m and costs $140 - $220.

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

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There is no direct flight from Lexington Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 8m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lexington to Boston is 917 miles. It takes approximately 15h 43m to drive from Lexington to Boston.

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

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There are 2138+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 773.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 5m

What companies run services between Lexington, KY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Lexington to Boston hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Covington to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Charlotte, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Charlotte, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Lexington to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Covington to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Flights from Covington to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Covington to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Covington to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Covington to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Covington to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Lexington to Manchester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Lexington to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
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
46 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
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 Lexington to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Cincinnati to Toledo
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com

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