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Duration 17 min
Distance 7.1 miles
Average price $6
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Newton and Harvard Square takes 17 min and the fastest bus takes 13 min. The bus runs at least 4 times per hour from Newton to Harvard Square. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 71 bus

  1. Watertown Sq Terminal
  2. Harvard Square
19 min
$2 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Watertown Sq Terminal and arriving at Harvard. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Newton and Harvard Square is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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Newton to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Watertown Sq Terminal station.

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Newton to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard station.

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There are 1029+ hotels available in Harvard Square. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Newton and Harvard Square?

MBTA operates a bus from Watertown Sq Terminal to Harvard every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 19 min.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
19 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7

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