There are 4 ways to get from London to Boston by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$39 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Boston National Express

$13 - $18

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Wyberton, Pincushion Inn B13

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London to Boston 118.6 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from London to Boston is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Boston is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £19 - £28.

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The distance between London and Boston is 163 km. The road distance is 190 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from London to Boston, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Boston. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Boston. However, there are services departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Boston via Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Boston, England?

You can take a train from London to Boston via Grantham in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Boston twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Wyberton, Pincushion Inn
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk

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