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Duration 21 min
Distance 9.3 miles
Average price $6
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Lexington and Cambridge takes 21 min and the fastest bus takes 15 min. There is a bus service every few hours from Lexington to Cambridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. 1666 Massachusetts Ave
  2. Cambridge
21 min
$2 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 1666 Massachusetts Ave and arriving at Alewife. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Lexington and Cambridge is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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Lexington to Cambridge bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from 1666 Massachusetts Ave station.

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Lexington to Cambridge bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Alewife station.

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There are 2147+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Lexington and Cambridge?

MBTA operates a bus from 1666 Massachusetts Ave to Alewife hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 21 min.
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Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$2 - $7

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