There are 4 ways to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 1h 8m
$18 - $25
Bus • 1h 10m
2 alternative options
Taxi • 33 min
$85 - $110
Drive • 33 min
$2 - $4
Acton to Back Bay (Station) by bus and walk
The journey time between Acton and Back Bay (Station) is around 1h 5m and covers a distance of around 24 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 5m. Operated by Yankee Line, the Acton to Back Bay (Station) service departs from Acton, MA - Rt. 119 & 2A and arrives in Back Bay (Station). Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Acton to Back Bay (Station) bus and walk schedules
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Departing Monday, August 9, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.
The quickest way to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station) is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Acton, MA - Rt. 119 & 2A and arriving at Boston, MA - Copley Square. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.
The distance between Acton and Back Bay (Station) is 21 miles. The road distance is 24 miles.
The best way to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station) without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs $18 - $26.
It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station), including transfers.
Acton to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by Yankee Line, depart from Acton, MA - Rt. 119 & 2A station.
The best way to get from Acton to Back Bay (Station) is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs $18 - $26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 and takes 1h 10m.
Acton to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by Yankee Line, arrive at Boston, MA - Copley Square station.
Yes, the driving distance between Acton to Back Bay (Station) is 24 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Acton to Back Bay (Station).
What companies run services between Acton, MA, USA and Back Bay (Station), MA, USA?
MBTA operates a train from South Acton to North Station hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, Yankee Line operates a bus from Acton, MA - Rt. 119 & 2A to Boston, MA - Copley Square 5 times a week. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1h 5m.
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Estimated price
- $85 - $110
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