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There are 8 ways to get from Phoenix to 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 to Boston  •  6h 37m

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

$154 - $558

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Fly to Manchester, I-93  •  10h 15m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Manchester (MHT) PHX - MHT
  2. Take the I-93 from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA

$235 - $771

Fly to Providence, train  •  10h 9m

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

$171 - $814

Amtrak Thruway, train via Flagstaff Amtrak Station  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station

Bus  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$252 - $656

Bus via Jackson-Red  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York
  3. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA

$287 - $551

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

Drive  •  43h 3m

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Boston 2696.7 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Boston is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Boston, MA - South Station via St Louis, Mo and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13h.

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The distance between Phoenix and Boston is 2309 miles. The road distance is 2696.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Boston without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 2 days 12h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 37m 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 37m and costs $150 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $700 and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 40m.

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Phoenix to Boston bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to Boston.
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  • Distance: 2308.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

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

American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and four other airlines fly from Phoenix to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Boston via St Louis, Mo, New York, Ny, and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 days 13h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Orlando
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Phoenix to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Phoenix to Providence via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
Train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Maricopa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
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 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.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 Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sky Harbor Airport to Maricopa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
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.

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 Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
33h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $230
Flexible
$270 - $360
Bus from St Louis, Mo to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
42h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$160 - $280
Flexible
$320 - $420
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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Boston is 2h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 11:34 PM in Phoenix and 1:34 AM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Boston is 2697 miles. It takes approximately 43h 3m to drive from Phoenix to Boston.

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

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