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There are 4 ways to get from Wichita to Boston by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Boston (BOS) ICT - BOS

$251 - $979

Cheapest option

Bus  •  39h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$161 - $421

2 alternative options

Night bus, train  •  36h 37m

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Newton Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station

$222 - $643

Drive  •  26h 52m

  1. Drive from Wichita to Boston 1622.1 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Wichita to Boston is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 26h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Wichita to Boston is to fly which costs $250 - $1,000 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wichita to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Wichita, Ks and arriving at Boston, MA - South Station via Topeka, Ks and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 11m.

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The distance between Wichita and Boston is 1429 miles. The road distance is 1622.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Boston without a car is to night bus and train which takes 36h 37m and costs $220 - $650.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Wichita to Boston, including transfers.

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Wichita to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wichita, Ks station.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Boston is to fly which takes 5h 4m and costs $250 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $430 and takes 39h 11m.

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There is no direct flight from Wichita Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Wichita to Boston bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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Map of how to get from Wichita to Boston.
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  • Distance: 1429.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Wichita, KS, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Wichita to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wichita to Boston via Topeka, Ks, New York, Ny, and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 39h 11m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Wichita to Boston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
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 Newton Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 31m
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
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Topeka, Ks to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
30h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Boston is 1h ahead of Wichita. It is currently 1:47 PM in Wichita and 2:47 PM in Boston.

Yes, the driving distance between Wichita to Boston is 1622 miles. It takes approximately 26h 52m to drive from Wichita to Boston.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Wichita Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 746+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Wichita Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs $19 - $23.

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