Travel from San-Francisco to Boston

Bus or fly from San Francisco to Boston?

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and 7 other airlines fly from San Francisco to Boston hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from San Francisco to Boston twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. 4 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from San Francisco to Boston

From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 7 h 11 min $233. From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 7 h 31 min $267. From San Francisco Caltrain Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain Station, line 10 bus to San Jose airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 8 h 18 min $267. From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Manchester airport, then bus to Boston. 10 h 52 min $312. From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Provincetown airport, taxi to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA, then ferry to Boston. 11 h 4 min $498. From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Providence airport, then train to Boston. 11 h 22 min $572. From San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St bus to Reno, NV, walk to Reno, NV, bus to Denver Union Station Amtrak, train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then train to Boston South Station Amtrak. 47 h 48 min $702. From San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St bus to Reno, NV, walk to Reno, NV, bus to Denver, CO, bus to New York, NY, then bus to Boston, MA. 2 days 6 h $362. From San Francisco drive to Boston. 2 days 1 h $374.