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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. 220 / ...

$20 - $56

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited

$44 - $104

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. 173.8 miles

$17 - $25

Line 22 bus, fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. ALB - BOS

$186 - $390

What companies run services between Troy, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Troy to Boston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Troy to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 56 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from 1541 Broadway to Eagle St & Howard St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Troy and Boston is 220 km. The road distance is 278 km.

The cheapest way to get from Troy to Boston is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Troy to Boston is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs $17 - $25.

No, there is no direct bus from Troy to Boston. However, there are services departing from 1541 Broadway and arriving at Boston, Ma via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Troy to Boston, including transfers.