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There are 7 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly New York La Guardia to Boston  •  1h 18m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$60 - $242

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Bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan / ...

$27 - $50

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Fly New York La Guardia to Manchester, I-93  •  3h 27m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Manchester (MHT) LGA - MHT
  2. Take the I-93 from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA

$149 - $452

Fly New York JFK to Boston  •  3h 3m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$74 - $303

Train  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...

$66 - $222

Bus via New York, NY  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA

$27 - $46

Drive  •  3h 50m

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston 209.3 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston is to fly which costs $55 - $250 and takes 1h 18m.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and South Boston is 182 miles. The road distance is 209.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston without a car is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs $65 - $230.

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It takes approximately 1h 18m to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston is to fly which takes 1h 18m and costs $55 - $250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $230 and takes 5h 7m, you could also bus, which costs $26 - $50 and takes 5h 32m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 6m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3h 50m to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston.

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Cape Air, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 874+ hotels available in South Boston. Prices start at $139 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston.
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  • Distance: 182.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 18m

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and South Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to South Boston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $210 and the journey takes 3h 42m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $210
First Class
$190 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
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 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.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 New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to New York JFK Airport is to shuttle which takes 36m and costs $17.

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