The cheapest busesfrom Philadelphia to Boston

Showing times and prices for 2023-03-26





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Philadelphia to Boston will cost around $81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $39.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Philadelphia to Boston bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration8h 26m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$39
place Bus depart fromPhiladelphia
pin_drop Bus arrive inBoston
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Flixbus, Megabus

The fastest busesfrom Philadelphia to Boston

Showing times and prices for 2023-03-26


6h 30m


8h 26m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 436km distance in an average of 8h 26m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6h 30m

Travel tips

Bus from Philadelphia to Boston

Travel by bus to Boston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Philadelphia to Boston.
  • How to get to Boston from Philadelphia?

  • On average you find 36 daily schedules to Boston from Philadelphia. Usually, there are 252 bus departures every week on this route. Flixbus bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Boston. It is an average of 28 bus schedules per day and 840 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from Philadelphia to Boston?

  • There is a total of 3 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus offer a total of 36 bus schedules from Philadelphia to Boston. Keep in mind that this 3 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Flixbus tickets are available for $39. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-03-26. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 8464 reviews for Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find Boston cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is Boston from Philadelphia?

  • The bus traveling length from Philadelphia to Boston is around 8h 26m. Flixbus schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Philadelphia. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 6h 30m in Boston.
  • Where are Philadelphia and Boston bus stations?

  • For this trip to Boston, you can get on board at PHILADELPHIA - 1001 FILBERT ST, Philadelphia Bus Station, Philadelphia (6th/Market), Malvern, Philadelphia (Logan Square), 30th St Station, Cherry Hill Mall. Moreover, get off the bus at BOSTON - 700 ATLANTIC AVE, Boston (South Station), Brookline, Cambridge, South Station - Gate 13.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 8464 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus website. Reserve your bus seat to Boston in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from Philadelphia to Boston?

  • Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus tickets to Boston costs between $39 and USD 124.98 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Flixbus to Boston low-cost tickets for only $39. This bus leaves at 02:00 from Philadelphia bus station or stop at PHILADELPHIA - 1001 FILBERT ST, Philadelphia Bus Station, Philadelphia (6th/Market), Malvern, Philadelphia (Logan Square), 30th St Station, Cherry Hill Mall. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 13:30 have the most expensive ticket to Boston for about USD 124.98.
  • Which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Greyhound phone number: Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300Megabus phone number: 877 462 6342 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to Boston?

  • The first bus time to Boston is at 00:01. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Philadelphia is at 17:05.
  • How to get ticket refund on Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.

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