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There are 7 ways to get from Malta to Boston by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Albany to Boston "Greyhound"

$28 - $38

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Train  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

Bus, train  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from Worcester to South Station Framingham/Worcester Line

$38 - $56

Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Malta to Boston 191.8 miles

$18 - $28

Fly from Albany  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS

$122 - $442

Train to Rutland, fly  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Rutland
  2. Fly from Rutland (RUT) to Boston (BOS) RUT - BOS

$91 - $167

Bus to Saranac Lake, fly  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Clifton Park, NY to Saranac Lake
  2. Fly from Saranac Lake (SLK) to Boston (BOS) SLK - BOS

$136 - $238

Malta to Boston by bus

The bus journey time between Malta and Boston is around 28h 30m and covers a distance of around 217 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 28h 30m. Operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA) and Greyhound USA, the Malta to Boston bus service departs from Exit 12 Park & Ride and arrives in Boston. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
28h 30m
Fastest bus time:
28h 30m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$28
Carbon emissions:
43 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:50
Last bus departs at:
07:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Malta to Boston bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Malta to Boston is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Malta to Boston is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malta to Boston. However, there are services departing from Exit 12 Park & Ride and arriving at Boston via Broadway & Pine St and Albany. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 56m.

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The distance between Malta and Boston is 146 miles. The road distance is 191.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Malta to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 6h 56m and costs $28 - $40.

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It takes approximately 6h 56m to get from Malta to Boston, including transfers.

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Malta to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany station.

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The best way to get from Malta to Boston is to bus which takes 6h 56m and costs $28 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7h 24m, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $450 and takes 6h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 9m and has one stopover.

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Malta to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston station.

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  • Distance: 146 miles
  • Duration: 6h 56m

What companies run services between Malta, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albany to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 40m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station once daily, and the journey takes 4h 55m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Albany to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Albany to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Albany to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Albany to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Rutland to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Saranac Lake to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Train operators
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Rutland
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Worcester to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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 Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Clifton Park, NY to Saranac Lake
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Malta to Boston is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Malta to Boston.

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

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