There are 9 ways to get from Phoenix to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Boston  •  6h 36m

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

$104 - $459

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Fly to Manchester, bus  •  9h 47m

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

$195 - $721

Fly to Providence, train  •  10h 6m

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

$151 - $674

Fly to Hyannis, bus  •  11h 17m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Hyannis (HYA) PHX - HYA
  2. Take the bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA

$150 - $577

Bus, train  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Flagstaff Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station

$302 - $443

Bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston South Buses

$278 - $383

Bus via Chicago  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York to Boston South Buses

$264 - $382

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  3 days 7h

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

$317 - $465

Drive  •  43h 5m

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Boston 2695.6 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $100 - $460 and takes 6h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $100 - $460 and takes 6h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Boston. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Boston South Buses via Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 14h.

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The distance between Phoenix and Boston is 2309 miles. The road distance is 2695.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Boston without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 11h and costs $300 - $450.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Phoenix to Boston, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which takes 6h 36m and costs $100 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $270 - $390 and takes 2 days 14h.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 57m.

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Phoenix to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, 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 36m

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

American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Phoenix to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Boston via Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis and New York, Ny in around 2 days 14h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 19m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via Dallas, Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Hyannis via Chicago Midway, Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
32h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Premium
$430 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $480
Business Seat
$350 - $500
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Maricopa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Business Seat
$470 - $700
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 Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
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 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
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
Bus from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
amtrak.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, Az to Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis
Ave. Duration
33h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $210
Flexible
$210 - $310
Bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
42h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $250
Flexible
$250 - $360
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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GoTo Bus
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
luckystarbus.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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
amtrak.com

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Boston is 3h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 10:13 PM in Phoenix and 1:13 AM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Boston is 2696 miles. It takes approximately 43h 5m to drive from Phoenix to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Boston Airport.

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