There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Montreal by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Montreal  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) BOS - YUL

$104 - $307

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq 3533 / ...

$35 - $90

3 alternative options

Fly to Plattsburgh, night bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Plattsburgh (PBG) BOS - PBG
  2. Take the night bus from Plattsburgh, Ny to Montreal, Pq

$96 - $215

Fly to Ottawa, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ottawa (YOW) BOS - YOW
  2. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal

$126 - $357

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Montreal 312.4 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Montreal is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Montreal is to fly which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $100 - $310.

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The distance between Boston and Montreal is 405 km. The road distance is 500 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Boston to Montreal, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Montreal, Pq. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Boston to Montreal every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Montreal hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Peninsula Airways
Website
penair.com
Flights from Boston to Plattsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Plattsburgh, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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