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There are 8 ways to get from Lincoln to Boston by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Lincoln to Boston  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Lincoln (LNK) to Boston (BOS) LNK - BOS

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Shuttle to Omaha, fly to Boston  •  8h 53m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lincoln to Eppley Airfield
  2. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Boston (BOS) OMA - BOS

6 alternative options

Fly Lincoln to Providence, train  •  10h 38m

  1. Fly from Lincoln (LNK) to Providence (PVD) LNK - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to Boston

Shuttle to Omaha, fly to Manchester, bus  •  10h 58m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lincoln to Eppley Airfield
  2. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Manchester (MHT) OMA - MHT
  3. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

Bus, night bus, train  •  34h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln, Ne to Omaha, Ne
  2. Take the night bus from Omaha, Ne to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston

Bus, train  •  35h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln, Ne to Omaha, Ne
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, Ne to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston

Bus  •  43h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln, Ne to Omaha, Ne
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 501
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City to New York
  4. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA

Drive  •  24h 53m

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Boston 1505.2 miles

Lincoln (LNK) to Boston (BOS) flights

The flight time between Lincoln (LNK) and Boston (BOS) is around 9h 21m and covers a distance of around 1337 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 9m. Services are operated by United Airlines and Air Canada. Typically 138 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

138 Weekly Planes
9h 21m Average Duration
$233 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Boston is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 24h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Lincoln to Boston is to fly which costs $230 - $900 and takes 7h 18m.

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The distance between Lincoln and Boston is 1331 miles. The road distance is 1505.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Boston without a car is to bus and night bus and train which takes 34h 10m and costs $210 - $340.

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It takes approximately 7h 18m to get from Lincoln to Boston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Boston is to fly which takes 7h 18m and costs $230 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $360 and takes 43h 43m.

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There is no direct flight from Lincoln Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 23m and has one stopover.

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Boston is 1h ahead of Lincoln. It is currently 10:49 PM in Lincoln and 11:49 PM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to Boston is 1505 miles. It takes approximately 24h 53m to drive from Lincoln to Boston.

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United Airlines offers flights from Lincoln Airport to Boston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to Boston.
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  • Distance: 1330.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 18m

What companies run services between Lincoln, NE, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Lincoln to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lincoln to Boston via Lincoln, Ne, Omaha, Ne, Omaha, NE, Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, New York, and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY in around 43h 43m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lincoln to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lincoln to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Lincoln to Boston via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Lincoln to Boston via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Denver, Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Denver, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via New York La Guardia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Denver, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Denver, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Manchester via Chicago Midway, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Omaha to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Omaha to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Lincoln to Providence via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$11 - $13
Amtrak Acela

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$16 - $50
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$29 - $85
Business Seat - Adult
$30 - $95
First Class - Child 2-12
$55 - $90
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$100 - $160
First Class - Adult
$110 - $180
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Navigator Airport Express
Website
navigatorairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Lincoln to Eppley Airfield
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
navigatorairportexpress.com
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
Burlington Trailways
Phone
1(800) 992-4618
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Lincoln, Ne to Omaha, Ne
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Night bus from Omaha, Ne to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Lincoln, NE to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.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.

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 Kansas City to New York
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $180
Flexible
$180 - $260
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com

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