Fly from Québec City to Boston for a trip back to the exciting American Revolutionary Era. Beautiful colonial buildings still decorate the streets of Boston’s eclectic neighbourhoods. Explore the city to find exciting historical and modern Boston attractions.
Start off by getting your bearings on the Freedom Trail. This 2.5-mile path runs through downtown Boston taking visitors through 16 historical sites.
Immerse yourself in American history with a costumed tour guide or take the self-guided route with stops at Paul Revere House, the 17th-century fields of Boston Common, and a collection of museums, churches, and meeting houses.
Boston is packed with centuries of exciting revolutionary history, but there’s also a modern side to this gorgeous city with vibrant dining, arts, culture, and nightlife scenes. Modern trendsetters are sure to love the upscale shops of Newbury Street. This fancy shopping district neighbours the peaceful Victorian-era Public Garden and brings you to the historic and beautiful Back Bay area.
From red-brick row houses and cobblestone streets in historic Beacon Hill to trendy cafés, diverse communities, and art collectives in up-and-coming Jamaica Plain, Boston is home to a wide array of eclectic neighbourhoods. First-time visitors will surely appreciate the city’s mix of architectural styles as well as its modern cool married with old world charm.
Boston isn’t all serious history and trendy hotspots. Come and see the city’s playful side at Fenway Park. This storied ballpark is the oldest in the United States, and the perfect setting for a family outing. Cheer on the Boston Red Sox like a local as you indulge in this authentic Boston experience.
For even more family-focused attractions, explore the wonders of the Museum of Science and the Boston Children’s Museum. These museums are ever popular for their kid-friendly atmospheres, exciting hands-on exhibits, and fascinating 3D movie screenings.
Book flights from Québec City to Boston to experience a beautiful city with a great balance of historical and modern excitement.
Flights from Québec City to Boston land you a city full of awe-inspiring history, but Boston is also home to an established and constantly growing district of arts and culture.
In South End, laid back bars with record album covered walls and friendly bartenders are a short walk from brunch spots with Boston’s best French fries, and trendy artisan doughnut shops. The restaurants and bars of South End are concentrated along the lively Tremont and Washington Streets.
Even farther south in South End is the inspired district of SoWa. This local nickname refers to the area South of Washington Street. It also happens to be the home of Boston’s leading arts community.
Monthly art parties bring together Boston’s most artistically inclined and creatively curious. Head to SoWa’s galleries, studios, and restaurants to join the local artists and admirers mingling over wine and hors d'oeuvres.
In this creative district, you’ll find the Boston Center for the Arts, historically known for fringe theatre and providing artists with workspaces and support. Its most popular section, The Cyclorama, was built in 1884 for life size panoramic murals of battle scenes.
Renowned for the realism of its exhibits over the years, The Cyclorama now has a twin structure devoted to events, installations, and performances.
With so much to explore, you may want to extend your stay with a few nights at Clarendon Inn. This 1867 merchant’s townhouse was revitalized and reopened in 1999 as a luxury bed and breakfast. Come for the soft linen and marble Victorian-style bathrooms, stay for the rooftop hot tub and views overlooking the beautiful historic district of Back Bay.
Fly from Québec City to Boston and head south to this neighbourhood filled with arts, culture, and contemporary cool.
In this city’s downtown centre, you’ll be right in the middle of bustling Boston daily life, street performers, and unique Boston attractions. Fly from Québec City to Boston to get in on all the downtown action.
The Freedom Trail is a great place to start. Feel free to take a break from this path of liberation by spending some time at America’s oldest park, Boston Common. Founded in 1634, this park has hosted a range of crucial historical events from civil rights rallies to Civil War recruitment. Today, Boston Common is a perfect place for reflecting on the city’s rich history or simply relaxing in between sightseeing trips.
Once you’re ready to get back on the move, dive in at the New England Aquarium with five levels of aquariums and galleries. Whales, waddling penguins, and curious jellyfish are all among the New England Aquarium’s most popular attractions, but the Shark and Ray Touch Tank is an absolute must.
For more water-related fun, visit the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. Tea time takes on a different meaning in this city where the Boston Harbour was the 1773 site of the history-altering Boston Tea Party.
The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum brings The American Revolution to life with detailed exhibits, a meeting house, and more. Costumed players put on interactive reenactments where visitors can join the Sons of Liberty, hear impassioned speeches from Samuel Adams, and even dump tea into the harbour in the name of independence.
If the museum’s dainty pastries and tea aren’t enough for your appetite, try a taste of Marliave. This 1885 eatery includes a bar, booths, vintage decor, Prohibition-era atmosphere, cocktails and appetizers on its first floor. Ascend to the second floor for romantic candlelit entrées, fine dining, white tablecloths, desserts and chocolate truffles made in house.
Book a flight from Québec City to Boston to experience for yourself this architecturally-charming city centre packed with popular attractions.
Fly from Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) to Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), with a quick connection in Toronto. Québec City to Boston flight time is 2 hours and 50 minutes on average. Connection times vary. The distance from Québec City to Boston is around 1415 km / 880 mi.
Enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks along the way.
Porter’s check-in desk is located in the departures area.
Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) is about 16 km / 10 mi from downtown Québec City.
Take the Réseau de Transport de la Capitale 78 bus to the airport stop. The fare is $3.50 CAD.
Please allow sufficient time to drop off your car rental before your departing flight.
Taxis from downtown cost about $35 CAD. Car service costs about $85 CAD.
Logan International Airport (BOS) is about 6 km / 4 mi from downtown Boston.
Water taxis to downtown cost about $15 USD.
Take the complimentary Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority Silver Line SL1 bus from any one of the airport terminal stops.
Car rental services are available outside of the main terminal building of Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and are accessible by Massport shuttle buses.
The Logan Express shuttle bus provides service from the airport to downtown. The fare is $7.50 USD.
Taxis to downtown cost about US $25 USD. Car service costs about US $80 USD.