Buses from Boston to New London
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There are 20 intercity buses per day from Boston to New London. Traveling by bus from Boston to New London usually takes around 2 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Dartmouth Coach bus can make the trip in just one hour and 45 minutes.
|Distance||87 mi (140 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 45m|
|Trips per day||20|
|Most frequent service||Dartmouth Coach|
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What bus companies travel from Boston to New London?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Boston to New London. Dartmouth Coach is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Dartmouth Coach||20||2h 6m||$37.96|
Book Dartmouth Coach from Boston to New London from $35. There are 20 Dartmouth Coach schedules from Boston to New London and you can expect on average to pay for a Dartmouth Coach ticket to New London. In Boston, Dartmouth Coach departs to New London from Boston Logan Airport and 1 other station. In New London, Dartmouth Coach arrives at NH Park and Ride and no other station.
An average trip on Dartmouth Coach from Boston to New London takes 2 hours and 6 minutes , while the fastest available Dartmouth Coach trip will get you to New London in 1 hours and 45 minutes .
On weekends, Dartmouth Coach offers 20 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to New London.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Boston to New London during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Boston to New London?
The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 140 kilometers from Boston to New London. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 45 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to New London, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Boston to New London, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to New London are there per day?
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Where does the bus leave from in Boston?
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Main departure station: South Station Bus Terminal
The South Station Bus Terminal is Boston's primary intercity bus station, and a major hub for bus companies like Greyhound, OurBus, Concord Coach Lines, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and more. The bus station is directly adjacent to the South Station Train Terminal, making it easy to access the local MBTA public transit, commuter rail, and connections to the airport. At the bus station, you'll find an on-site parking garage, a food court, and free WiFi. Nestled between the Financial District, Chinatown, and the Seaport, South Station is within a short walk from some of Boston's top sights and it is easily accessible by any mode of transportation.
All bus stations in Boston:
South Station Bus Terminal
Boston Logan Airport
Where does the bus arrive in New London?
Main arrival station: NH Park and Ride
All buses from Boston arrive at one main station in New London.
Bus stations in New London:
NH Park and Ride
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