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

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Fly from Memphis  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Boston (BOS) MEM - BOS

$157 - $325

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Bus  •  30h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Jackson to Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to New York - 45 Allen St
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison Nyc

$81 - $120

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Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) to Boston (BOS) JAN - BOS

$201 - $615

Bus, train  •  34h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Jackson Amtrak Station to Meridian Union Station
  2. Take the train from Meridian Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  3. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station

$162 - $313

Train  •  38h 1m

  1. Take the train from Jackson to Chicago Union Station City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$181 - $263

Drive  •  23h 54m

  1. Drive from Jackson to Boston 1416 miles

$130 - $200

Mississippi to Boston by bus

The bus journey time between Mississippi and Boston is around 41h 12m and covers a distance of around 1484 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 32h 5m. Operated by Greyhound USA and Coach Run, the Mississippi to Boston bus service departs from Jackson and arrives in Boston, MA Oak & Harrison. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
41h 12m
Fastest bus time:
32h 5m
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
$81
Carbon emissions:
296 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:10
Last bus departs at:
14:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mississippi to Boston bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The cheapest way to get from Mississippi to Boston is to bus which costs $80 - $120 and takes 30h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Mississippi to Boston is to fly which costs $150 - $330 and takes 3h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mississippi to Boston. However, there are services departing from Jackson and arriving at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison via Atlanta, GA and New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mississippi to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Jackson and arriving at Boston South Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 1m.

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It is 1213 miles from Mississippi to Boston. It is approximately 1416 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 30h 50m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Mississippi to Boston, including transfers.

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Mississippi to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jackson station.

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Mississippi to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Jackson station.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Boston is to fly which takes 3h 26m and costs $150 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $120 and takes 30h 50m, you could also train, which costs $180 - $270 and takes 38h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Mississippi to Boston.
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  • Distance: 1212.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Mississippi, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Southaven to Boston every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jackson to Boston via Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, New York - 45 Allen St, and New York, NY in around 30h 50m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Memphis to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Atlanta, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Miami
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 Meridian Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
27h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $490
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Business Seat
$250 - $360
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Jackson to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
15h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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 Jackson to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Jackson to Meridian
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to New York - 45 Allen St
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
coachrun.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Jackson Amtrak Station to Meridian Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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The quickest flight from Memphis Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Mississippi to Boston bus services, operated by Coach Run, arrive at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison station.

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Boston is 1h ahead of Mississippi. It is currently 6:28 AM in Mississippi and 7:28 AM in Boston.

Mississippi to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mississippi to Boston is 1416 miles. It takes approximately 23h 54m to drive from Mississippi to Boston.

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

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There are 387+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Memphis Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $15 - $19.

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