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

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Bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$24 - $56

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Train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$44 - $104

Line 182 bus, bus, train  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the line 182 bus from 3rd St & Congress St to Madison Ave & Green Street 182
  2. Take the bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
  3. Take the train from Worcester to South Station

$26 - $48

Drive  •  3h 3m

  1. Drive from Troy to Boston 173.8 miles

$17 - $25

Line 22 bus, fly  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the line 22 bus from 3rd St & Congress St to Broadway & State St
  2. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS

$184 - $400

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Troy to Boston. However, there are services departing from 3rd St & Congress St and arriving at Boston, Ma via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Troy and Boston is 137 miles. The road distance is 173.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Troy to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 4h 58m and costs $23 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 58m to get from Troy to Boston, including transfers.

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Troy to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Troy to Boston is to bus which takes 4h 58m and costs $23 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 6h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Troy to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Map of how to get from Troy to Boston.
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  • Distance: 137.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 58m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Troy to Boston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 25m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Troy to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4h 56m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
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

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from 3rd St & Congress St to Madison Ave & Green Street
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from 3rd St & Congress St to Broadway & State St
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Troy to Boston is 174 miles. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Troy to Boston.

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Cape Air offers flights from Albany Airport to Boston Airport.

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