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Duration 38 min
Distance 6.9 miles
Average price $9
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Waltham and Harvard Square takes 38 min and the fastest bus takes 26 min. The bus runs at least 3 times per hour from Waltham 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 70 bus, line 71 bus

  1. Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta
  2. Watertown Sq Terminal
  3. Harvard Square
38 min
$4 - $13

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Main St @ Appleton St and arriving at Western Ave @ Genzyme. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Waltham and Harvard Square is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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Waltham to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta station.

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Waltham 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 Waltham and Harvard Square?

You can take a bus from Waltham to Harvard Square via Main St @ Cross St, Watertown Sq Terminal, and Harvard in around 38 min.
Bus operators
MBTA
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta to Main St @ Cross St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Watertown Sq Terminal to Harvard
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA

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