BOS to Boston Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $1
Fastest Way Train — 1min
Eco-Friendly Way Train — 1 lb CO2
Available Modes 5 modes — ferry, train, rideshare, shuttle and by car
Distance 3 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Boston Harbor Cruises, Lyft, Uber
$14 · 1h 18min · 10 lb of CO2
Logan Airport East Boston Boston to Long Wharf Boston
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BOS to Boston Ferries

There are 2 ways to travel from BOS to Boston by ferry in the area. There is just one ferry company that can take you all the way to Boston — Boston Harbor Cruises.

Departing BOS, you can find ferries at Logan Airport East Boston Boston, Long Wharf Boston and taking you all the way to Long Wharf Boston, Logan Airport East Boston Boston, close to Boston.

$1 · 1min · 1 lb of CO2
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$5 · 5min · 1 lb of CO2
BOS to Boston

BOS airport rideshare

Rideshare is available at BOS General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl. Lyft and Uber will pick you up at BOS and take you all the way to Boston. There are multiple options available. Unlike a shuttle at BOS, these rideshares generally have a lower price per traveler and some airports have additional airport fees.
$11 · 5min · 1 lb of CO2
BOS to Boston
$1 · 4min · 1 lb of CO2
BOS to Boston

Drive from BOS airport

It's 3 miles between BOS to Boston. On a typical day, it might take between 4min and 4min from BOS to Boston under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 4min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Boston by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $2.

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

The are 6 different ways across 5 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from BOS to Boston. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of BOS towards BBY, as it is the cheapest to Boston. It's common to find tickets for as low as $1. Amtrak operates from BOS to Boston, so you book your trip with them! Rideshares are always on demand but are subject to surge pricing. Book when you need them!

When to book trip from BOS to Boston?

Heading to Boston? Considering the ferry from BOS to Boston? Look no further! These sorts of ferry rides are not usually required to book far in advance. Most of the time, it is important to speak with the ferry company either the day before or first thing in the morning before your intended departure. Some of these ferries operate on a first come, first serve basis. Do be sure to check the overall ferry schedule prior to your trip in order to make sure the ferry is running on the intended day. You're in luck because Lyft or Uber are available at BOS. They are usually available on demand and should be available within 15 minutes of ordering.The ferry will take you from Logan Airport East Boston Boston to Long Wharf Boston. You may need to find additional transport to shuttle you between the Logan Airport East Boston Boston harbor and the airport, as it is about 2 miles away.

What's the cheapest way from BOS to Boston?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from BOS to Boston is by train. The train costs $1 roughly and will take 1 minute.

How much is Lyft or Uber from BOS Boston to Boston?

Lyft or Uber operate out of BOS Boston. The airport is working directly with Lyft or Uber to manage the pickup process at BOS. Once picked up or the trip should take 5min and will cost roughly $5.

How long does it take from BOS to Boston by car?

The total distance between BOS and Boston is 3 miles and will take you about 4 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $2.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from BOS to Boston
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Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
Boston Harbor Cruises
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