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

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Fly to Boston  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Boston (BOS) PHX - BOS

$104 - $329

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Fly to Manchester, bus  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Manchester (MHT) PHX - MHT
  2. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

$204 - $423

Fly to Providence, train  •  10h 42m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Providence (PVD) PHX - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to South Station

$171 - $724

Bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix to Newark "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses Phil / ...

$265 - $369

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sky Harbor Airport to Maricopa Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Maricopa to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station

$317 - $465

Drive  •  42h 54m

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Boston 2693.8 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 6h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Boston. However, there are services departing from Phoenix and arriving at Boston South Buses via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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The distance between Phoenix and Boston is 2309 miles. The road distance is 2693.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 16h and costs $260 - $370.

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It takes approximately 6h 27m to get from Phoenix to Boston, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which takes 6h 27m and costs $100 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $260 - $370 and takes 2 days 16h.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 48m.

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Phoenix to Boston bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Boston South Buses station.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to Boston.
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  • Distance: 2308.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 27m

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Phoenix to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Boston via Newark Penn Station in around 2 days 16h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via St. Louis, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Kansas City, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Milwaukee, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Kansas City, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Indianapolis, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Denver, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Kansas City, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Maricopa to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Business Seat
$470 - $700
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 Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 days 10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$240 - $330
Flexible
$340 - $490
Bus from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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
Bus from Sky Harbor Airport to Maricopa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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Boston is 3h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 1:00 PM in Phoenix and 4:00 PM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Boston is 2694 miles. It takes approximately 42h 54m to drive from Phoenix to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Boston Airport.

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