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

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Train  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the train from Rotherham Central to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

£22 - £54

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Skegness National Express
  2. Take the bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road 57 - InterConnect / ...

£10 - £15

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Train via Nottingham  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Boston

£34 - £54

Train, bus  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Boston, Bus Station IC5 - InterConnect

Drive  •  1h 27m

  1. Drive from Rotherham to Boston 75.1 miles

£12 - £18

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The cheapest way to get from Rotherham to Boston is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotherham to Boston is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotherham to Boston. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Town Centre, Unity Place and arriving at Boston, Spayne Road via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and Skegness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotherham to Boston. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Boston via Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 4m.

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The distance between Rotherham and Boston is 64 miles. The road distance is 75.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Boston without a car is to train which takes 3h 4m and costs £22 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Rotherham to Boston, including transfers.

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Rotherham to Boston bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Rotherham to Boston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rotherham Central station.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Boston is to train which takes 3h 4m and costs £22 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 5h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Rotherham to Boston.
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  • Distance: 63.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Rotherham, England and Boston, England?

You can take a train from Rotherham to Boston via Doncaster and Grantham in around 3h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotherham to Boston via Sheffield Centre, Arundel Gate Ag13, Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, Skegness, and Skegness, Bus Station in around 5h 35m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rotherham Central to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Rotherham Central to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £6
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£6 - £9
1st Class
£17 - £25
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £22
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £22
Super Off-Peak Single
£20 - £27
Off-Peak Single
£23 - £26
Anytime Single
£27 - £32
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£18 - £30
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £30
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Single
£17 - £25
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £21
Anytime Single
£20 - £29
Train from Nottingham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £29
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £29
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Bus operators
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Central Bus Station to Boston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Brylaine Travel
Bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Brylaine Travel
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands

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Rotherham to Boston bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Midlands, arrive at Boston, Spayne Road station.

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Rotherham to Boston train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Boston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotherham to Boston is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Rotherham to Boston.

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