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There are 4 ways to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from Alewife to Downtown Crossing Red Line
  2. Take the subway from Downtown Crossing to Jackson Square Orange Line

$3

3 alternative options

Line 83 bus, line 47 bus  •  1h 10m

  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 Ruggles 47

$4 - $13

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station 7.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station 7.5 miles

$1 - $2

Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station by walk and bus

The journey time between Alewife Station and Jackson Square Station is around 1h 14m and covers a distance of around 10 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 49 min. Operated by MBTA, the Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station service departs from Alewife Station and arrives in Jackson Square. Typically 283 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 14m
Fastest journey time:
49 min
Services per week:
283
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 Jackson Square Station walk and bus schedules

Alewife Station → Jackson Square Station
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The cheapest way to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station. However, there are services departing from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field and arriving at Jackson Square via Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St and Ruggles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station. However, there are services departing from Alewife and arriving at Jackson Square via Downtown Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 min.

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It is 5 miles from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station. It is approximately 7.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station without a car is to subway which takes 37 min and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station, including transfers.

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Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Rindge Ave @ Russell Field station.

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Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Alewife station.

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Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Ruggles station.

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Map of how to get from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Alewife Station, MA, USA and Jackson Square Station, MA, USA?

You can take a vehicle from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station via Downtown Crossing in around 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station via Rindge Ave @ Russell Field, Prospect St @ Bishop Allen Dr, Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St, and Ruggles in around 1h 10m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Alewife to Downtown Crossing
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Downtown Crossing to Jackson Square
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
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
Bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St to Ruggles
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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 Jackson Square Station train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Jackson Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Alewife Station to Jackson Square Station.

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