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There are 5 ways to get from Moncton to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Moncton  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Moncton (YQM) to Boston (BOS) YQM - BOS

$147 - $403

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Bus  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Woodstock, NB
  2. Take the bus from Houlton, Maine to Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston, MA - South Station

$108 - $141

3 alternative options

Bus to Halifax, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax Airport, NS
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Boston (BOS) YHZ - BOS

$133 - $378

Train  •  31 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Moncton to Saint-Lambert
  2. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Moncton to Boston 533.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Moncton to Boston is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 8 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moncton to Boston is to fly which costs $190 - $550 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Moncton to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Moncton and arriving at Boston South Station via St-Lambert Amtrak Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 13 min.

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The distance between Moncton and Boston is 649 km. The road distance is 854.1 km.

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The best way to get from Moncton to Boston without a car is to train which takes 31 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Moncton to Boston, including transfers.

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Moncton to Boston train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Moncton station.

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The best way to get from Moncton to Boston is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $190 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $190 and takes 12 h 37 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 31 h 13 min.

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There is no direct flight from Moncton Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Boston is 1 h behind Moncton. It is currently 2:02 AM in Moncton and 1:02 AM in Boston.

Map of how to get from Moncton to Boston.
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  • Distance: 405.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Moncton, NB, Canada and Boston, MA, USA?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Moncton to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Moncton to Boston via Woodstock, NB, Houlton, Maine, and Bangor, ME in around 12 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Moncton to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Saint-Lambert
Ave. Duration
17 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$95 - $120
Economy
$120 - $170
EconomyPlus
$150 - $220
Business
$210 - $300
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 St-Lambert Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax Airport, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Bus from Moncton, NB to Woodstock, NB
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
maritimebus.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Houlton, Maine to Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Moncton to Boston is 854 km. It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to drive from Moncton to Boston.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Moncton Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 774+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Moncton to Moncton Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs $6 - $10.

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