Montreal to Boston

travel Montreal Boston
Cheapest

Carpool

Cheapest $26

Quickest

Flight

Quickest 3h 20min

Most Convenient

Bus

Most Convenient

There are 1 bus company, 1 train company operating 2 routes - Acela Express, Adirondack, 4 airlines from Montreal to Boston. The cheapest bus costs $42 and is 10h 34min. The cheapest train costs $110 and is 11h 51min. The cheapest flight costs $142 and is 3h 20min.

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What is the best way to travel from Montreal to Boston?

There are 4 ways to travel from Montreal to Boston. 4 buses, 2 trains, 4 flights and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Montreal to Boston is the cheapest. The flight operated by Porter Airlines running from YUL to BOS is the fastest. The bus operated by Greyhound running from Montreal to Boston is the most convenient.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between Montreal and Boston?

The bus is cheaper and quicker than the train.There is only one bus company, Greyhound, with routes running from Montreal to Boston. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Montreal to Boston. But, because the flight only takes 3h 20min and costs $143, we recommend the flight. Although, the prices for flights vary drastically more so than buses or trains, so as you get closer to your date of travel, the likelihood of finding a cheap flight gets smaller.

Montreal airports, bus, and train stations

Boston airports, bus, and train stations

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Bus from Montreal to Boston from $77 with Greyhound

Bus
Montreal to Boston
$77
8h 39min
Montreal
8h 39min · Bus
Boston

Train from MTR Montreal to BOS Boston from $110 with Amtrak

Train
MTR to BOS
$110
11h 52min
  • Amtrak $110
    Train · 1 stops 11h 51min
    MTR
    7h 33min · Train Adirondack
    NYP
    4h 18min · Train Acela Express
    BBY
  • Amtrak $110
    Train · 1 stops 11h 52min
    MTR
    7h 33min · Train Adirondack
    NYP
    4h 19min · Train Acela Express
    BOS

Flight from YUL Montreal to BOS Boston from $143 with Porter Airlines, Multiple Airlines

Flight
YUL to BOS
$143
3h 20min
  • Porter Airlines flight to BOS
    Porter Airlines
    From $142

Bus from Montreal to Lowell from $71 with Greyhound

Bus
Montreal to Lowell
$71
23h 5min
Montreal
23h 5min · Bus
Lowell

Flight from YUL Montreal to ORH Worcester from $247

Flight
YUL to ORH
$247
5h 17min
YUL
5h 17min · Flight
ORH

Bus from Montreal to Worcester from $81 with Greyhound

Bus
Montreal to Worcester
$81
8h 45min
Montreal
8h 45min · Bus
Worcester

Train from SLQ Saint-Lambert Central to BOS Boston from $110 with Amtrak

Train
SLQ to BOS
$110
11h 53min
  • Amtrak $110
    Train · 1 stops 11h 51min
    SLQ
    7h 33min · Train Adirondack
    NYP
    4h 18min · Train Acela Express
    BBY
  • Amtrak $110
    Train · 1 stops 11h 53min
    SLQ
    7h 33min · Train Adirondack
    NYP
    4h 19min · Train Acela Express
    BOS
Flight
YUL to MHT
$402
6h 14min
YUL
6h 14min · Flight
MHT
Bus
Montreal to Providence
$42
10h 34min
Montreal
10h 34min · Bus
Providence
Flight
YUL to PVD
$180
5h 30min
  • United flight to PVD
    United
    From $179
  • Air Canada flight to PVD
    Air Canada
    From $839
Drive
Montreal to Boston
$26
6h 16min
Montreal
6h 16min · Drive
Boston