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There are 6 ways to get from Williamsport to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Williamsport (IPT) to Boston (BOS) IPT - BOS

$90 - $324

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Bus  •  11h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Williamsport, PA to Newark Penn Station FAB 12: Williamsport-New York City
  2. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses Phil / ...

$63 - $115

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Bus, train via Newark  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Williamsport, PA to Newark Penn Station FAB 12: Williamsport-New York City
  2. Take the train from Newark to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$108 - $285

Bus, train  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Williamsport to Harrisburg Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg to Philadelphia
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia to Boston South Station

$127 - $330

Bus via New York  •  11h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Williamsport, PA to Port Authority Bus Terminal FAB 12: Williamsport-New York City
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan / ...

$73 - $128

Drive  •  6h 53m

  1. Drive from Williamsport to Boston 393.4 miles

$35 - $60

Williamsport to Boston by bus and train

The journey time between Williamsport and Boston is around 16h 58m and covers a distance of around 437 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 16h 58m. Operated by Fullington Trailways, Amtrak Acela Express and Amtrak Northeast Regional, the Williamsport to Boston service departs from Williamsport, PA and arrives in Boston South Station. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
16h 58m
Fastest journey time:
16h 58m
Journey distance:
437 miles
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$108
Carbon emissions:
59 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:00
Last service departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Williamsport to Boston bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Williamsport to Boston is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Williamsport to Boston is to fly. Taking this option will cost $90 - $330 and takes 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Williamsport to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Williamsport, PA and arriving at South Station, Boston, MA via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 10m.

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The distance between Williamsport and Boston is 317 miles. The road distance is 393.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Williamsport to Boston without a car is to bus and train via Newark which takes 10h 24m and costs $100 - $290.

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It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Williamsport to Boston, including transfers.

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Williamsport to Boston bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, depart from Williamsport, PA station.

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The best way to get from Williamsport to Boston is to fly which takes 3h 59m and costs $90 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus via New York, which costs $70 - $130 and takes 11h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from Williamsport Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 37m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Williamsport to Boston.
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  • Distance: 317.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 59m

What companies run services between Williamsport, Lycoming County, PA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines and JetBlue Airways fly from Williamsport to Boston twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Williamsport to Boston via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY in around 11h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Williamsport to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Williamsport to Boston via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Newark to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$150 - $210
First Class
$200 - $340
Train from Philadelphia to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$180 - $250
First Class
$250 - $390
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$65 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Philadelphia to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$75 - $160
Business Class Seat
$120 - $220
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 Harrisburg to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Williamsport, PA to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Williamsport to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Williamsport, PA to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
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Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Williamsport to Boston is 393 miles. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Williamsport to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Williamsport Airport to Boston Airport.

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The best way to get from Williamsport to Williamsport Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $22 - $27.

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