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Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$12.63
Fastest time0h 45m
Trips per day10
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Springfield to Amherst cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Springfield to Amherst were $12.63.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Springfield to Amherst is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Springfield to Amherst?

The distance between Springfield and Amherst is approximately 19.12 miles, or 30.77 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 45 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day to travel by bus from Springfield to Amherst?

The busiest day of the week to travel by bus from Springfield to Amherst is on Monday. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Thursday is typically when buses are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a bus on Thursday is the way to go.

What bus companies travel from Springfield to Amherst?

On average there are 10 bus trips per day. Peter Pan Lines has the most options for departures from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA, with an average of 9.583 trips per day and 115 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Springfield to Amherst. Of the 10 trips there are 10 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA bus trips

Peter Pan Lines

Book Peter Pan Lines from Springfield to Amherst from $12.63. There are 9.583333 Peter Pan Lines schedules from Springfield to Amherst and you can expect on average to pay $12.63 for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Amherst. In Springfield, Peter Pan Lines departs to Amherst from Union Station Transportation Center and no other station. In Amherst, Peter Pan Lines arrives at UMass Amherst - 130 Presidents Dr and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Springfield to Amherst takes 0 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Amherst in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 9.333333 trips per day and you could expect to pay $12.63 for a weekend getaway trip to Amherst.

Avg. Time
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Plan your next adventure

Buses to Amherst depart from one main station in Springfield:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Buses arrive in Amherst at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Amherst for trips arriving from Springfield:

  • Amherst Center - 79 S Pleasant St
  • UMass Amherst - 130 Presidents Dr
  • Hampshire College - 893 West St

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