How to travel from Springfield, MA to Boston

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from Springfield, MA to Boston

You can get from Springfield, MA to Boston by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Springfield, MA to Boston on Dec 07 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:04PMUnion Station2h20 08:24PMBack Bay Station, MA
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231One-way
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06:04PMUnion Station2h20 08:24PMBack Bay Station, MA
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231One-way
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06:04PMUnion Station2h28 08:32PMSouth Station
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06:00PMUnion Station3h54 09:54PMBack Bay Station, MA
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421One-way
06:00PMUnion Station4h02 10:02PMSouth Station
1 transfer
421One-way

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Travel Information between Springfield, MA and Boston

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $44
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€24) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeBus • $25 (€24) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Travel 80 miles (129 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Springfield, MA and Boston. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Amtrak or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Springfield, MA to Boston.

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FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Springfield, MA to Boston: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Springfield, MA to Boston is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€24) compared to other travel options to Boston:

A bus is $19 (€18) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Springfield, MA to Boston costing on average $44 (€41).

The fastest way from Springfield, MA to Boston is by bus with an average journey time of 2 h.

There are alternative travel options to Boston that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 20 min   of travel time.

Boston is approximately 80 miles (129 km) away from Springfield, MA.

The average frequency per day from Springfield, MA to Boston is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Springfield, MA to Boston as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Springfield, MA to Boston:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Springfield, MA to Boston:

    • You can travel by bus to Boston from Springfield, MA with Amtrak, and you can find Amtrak Springfield, MA to Boston tickets for $25 (€24) on Omio.
    • You can travel between Springfield, MA and Boston by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $44 (€41) with Amtrak from Springfield, MA to Boston.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Springfield, MA to Boston with the following travel companies:

    • You can travel directly by bus with with 2 direct buses per day.
    • You can take a direct train with Amtrak with 1 direct train per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Boston as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Boston from Springfield, MA.

    Omio customers who travel from Springfield, MA to Boston often also extend their vacation to go to New York City, London or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Boston and these popular destinations at a great price.

    Before traveling from Springfield, MA to Boston, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket is costing on average $25 (€24) one way for this route.
    • A train ticket for this route is costing $44 (€41) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Springfield, MA to Boston tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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