Find bus tickets from Boston to Springfield
Boston-Springfield Bus Schedule
Boston, MA to Springfield, MA bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||2h 30m|
|Trips per day||3|
Frequently Asked Questions
What buses go from Boston to Springfield?
Is there a train from Boston to Springfield?
Is Boston to Springfield a good day-trip?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Boston to Springfield right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Boston to Springfield?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $12.08 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Springfield. Buses from Springfield to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $12.08 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $4.74 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 47 minutes to cover the 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Boston, MA to Springfield, MA. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Boston to Springfield, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Springfield every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston, MA to Springfield, MA; ticket prices start at $9.00.
What bus companies travel from Boston to Springfield?
Where does the bus leave from in Boston?
Most buses depart from the main station in Boston, Massachusetts:
- South Station Bus Terminal
Where does the bus arrive in Springfield?
All buses from Boston arrive at one main station in Springfield, Massachusetts:
- Union Station Transportation Center
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