Distance between Montreal QC and Boston MA
The distance from Montreal to Boston is 497 kilometers by road including 474 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 2 minutes and goes through Montpelier, Lebanon, Concord and Manchester.
Shortest distance by air  404 km ✈️ 
Car route length  497 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 2 min 
Fuel amount  39.7 L 
Fuel cost  68.8 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Montreal  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
15 16 km, 12 min


Brossard  16 km  12 min  0.6 L  
10 27 km, 17 min


SaintJeansurRichelieu  42 km  29 min  2.3 L  
35 133 54 km, 35 min


Swanton  97 km  1 h 04 min  7.1 L  
I 89 52 km, 31 min


Winooski  149 km  1 h 35 min  11.9 L  
I 89 61 km, 36 min


Montpelier  210 km  2 h 12 min  16.5 L  
I 89 93 km, 53 min


Lebanon  303 km  3 h 05 min  23.6 L  
I 89 82 km, 47 min


Concord  386 km  3 h 52 min  30.5 L  
I 89 I 93 33 km, 20 min


Manchester  419 km  4 h 13 min  33.1 L  
I 93 78 km, 48 min


Boston  497 km  5 h 01 min  39.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Montreal to Boston?
Fuel cost: 68.8 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 497 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Montreal to Boston?
Driving time: 5 h 2 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 342 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 3 h 16 min
 53 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 31 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 min
 44 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 29 min
 40 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 29 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Montreal to Boston by land?
The distance between Montreal and Boston is 497 km by road including 474 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Montreal and Boston respectively.
How far is Montreal to Boston by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Montreal and Boston is 404 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Montreal and Boston respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Montreal from Boston by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 30 min to cover the distance of 404 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 50 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Montreal to Boston?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 41 min to cover the distance of 404 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 55 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Montreal and Boston?
The halfway point between Montreal and Boston is Brookfield. It is located about 6 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Brookfield to Montreal is 242 km and driving will take about 2 h 30 min. The road between Brookfield and Boston has length 255 km and will take approximately 2 h 31 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Montreal in relation to Boston?
Montreal is located 404 km northwest of Boston.
Montreal has geographic coordinates: latitude 45.49722, longitude 73.61036.
Boston has geographic coordinates: latitude 42.36048, longitude 71.05957.
Which highway goes from Montreal to Boston?
The route from Montreal to Boston follows I 89, I 93.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 35: 40 km
 NH 10: 24 km
 133: 21 km
 10: 19 km
 104: 7 km
 15: 6 km
 20: 6 km
 NH 11: 5 km
 NH 101: 2 km