Directions from Shelton to Boston

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Acela Express

$103 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 40 min

  1. 950

$18 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 58 min

  1. 2024 / ...
  2. 2554 / ...

$30 - $72

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. 143.3 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Shelton, CT, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Shelton to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shelton to Boston via Church St and George St, George St and Temple St Garage, Union Ave and Union Station, New Haven, Ct, and Hartford, Ct in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Crown St to Union Station and Spruce St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shelton and Boston is 204 km. The road distance is 229 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shelton to Boston is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Shelton to Boston is to drive which takes 2 h 30 min and costs $14 - $21.

No, there is no direct bus from Shelton to Boston. However, there are services departing from Howe Ave and Cornell St and arriving at Boston, Ma via George St and Temple St Garage, New Haven, Ct and Hartford, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Shelton to Boston, including transfers.