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There are 5 ways to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum by subway, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway, tram  •  43 min

  1. Take the subway from Alewife to Park Street Red Line
  2. Take the tram from Park Street to Longwood Medical Area E

$6

Cheapest option

Line 83 bus, line 47 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 83 bus from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field to Prospect St @ Bishop Allen Dr 83
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St to Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway 47

$4 - $13

3 alternative options

Subway, line 47 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the subway from Alewife to Central Red Line
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St to Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway 47

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum 6.1 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum 6.1 miles

$1

Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum by walk and bus

The journey time between Alewife Station and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 32 min. Services are operated by MBTA. Typically 285 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
49 min
Fastest journey time:
32 min
Services per week:
285
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum walk and bus schedules

Alewife Station → Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is to drive which costs $1 and takes 10 min.

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The fastest way to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $24 - $29.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. However, there are services departing from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field and arriving at Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway via Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. However, there are services departing from Alewife and arriving at Longwood Medical Area via Park Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Alewife Station and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum without a car is to subway and tram which takes 43 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, including transfers.

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Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field station.

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Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Alewife station.

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Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway station.

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Map of how to get from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Alewife Station, MA, USA and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum via Rindge Ave @ Russell Field, Prospect St @ Bishop Allen Dr, Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St, and Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway in around 56 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Alewife to Park Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Tram from Park Street to Longwood Medical Area
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Alewife to Central
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St to Ave Louis Pasteur @ The Fenway
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field to Prospect St @ Bishop Allen Dr
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Longwood Medical Area station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is 6 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Alewife Station to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

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