There are 8 ways to get from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Boston  •  7 h 43 min

  1. YVR - BOS

$145 - $759

7 alternative options

Fly Vancouver to Manchester, bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. YVR - MHT

$258 - $924

Fly Seattle to Boston  •  11 h 11 min

  1. SEA - BOS

$189 - $505

Fly Vancouver to Providence, train  •  12 h 11 min

  1. YVR - PVD

$323 - $1,403

Train  •  2 days 23 h

$422 - $1,261

Bus  •  3 days 12 h

  1. 255 / ...

$286 - $702

Train, bus  •  3 days 23 h

  1. 317 / ...
  2. 220 / ...

$361 - $1,201

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. 3244.2 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Boston is 4025 km. The road distance is 5191 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Boston is to fly which costs $180 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Boston is to fly which takes 7 h 43 min and costs $180 - $1,000.

No, there is no direct train from Vancouver to Boston. However, there are services departing from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak via Everett Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Boston. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Boston, Ma via Calgary, AB, Toronto, ON and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Vancouver to Boston, including transfers.

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Boston, MA, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Vancouver to Boston every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Boston via Everett Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 23 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Seattle, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Salt Lake City, Detroit
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Seattle, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Calgary, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Edmonton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Manchester via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Vancouver to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $800
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Toronto, On to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $140
Refundable
$100 - $150
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $260
Online Fare
$240 - $330
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
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