There are 5 ways to get from Scranton 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Boston (BOS) AVP - BOS

$166 - $708

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$54 - $112

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$78 - $206

Bus, train via Stroudsburg, Pa  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 341 / ...
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak

$81 - $238

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Boston 293.6 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Boston is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scranton to Boston is to fly which costs $160 - $750 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Scranton and Boston is 247 miles. The road distance is 293.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Scranton to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Boston. However, there are services departing from Scranton and arriving at Boston, Ma via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Scranton to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Scranton to Boston via New York, NY - P.A.B.T and New York, Ny in around 7 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Stroudsburg DWG
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
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
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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