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There are 5 ways to get from Back Bay Fens to Boston by bus, tram, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 39 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 39 bus from 360 Huntington Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St 39

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Tram  •  21 min

  1. Take the tram from Northeastern University to Park Street E

$3

Line 39 night bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 39 night bus from Huntington Ave @ Parker St to Congress St @ State St 39

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Back Bay Fens to Boston 2.8 miles

$12 - $16

Walk  •  45 min

  1. Walk from Back Bay Fens to Boston 2.3 miles

Back Bay Fens to Boston by walk and bus

The journey time between Back Bay Fens and Boston is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5 min. Operated by MBTA, the Back Bay Fens to Boston service departs from Back Bay Fens and arrives in Boylston St @ Clarendon St. Typically 829 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
5 min
Services per week:
829
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Back Bay Fens to Boston walk and bus schedules

Back Bay Fens → Boston
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Back Bay Fens to Boston is to tram which costs $3 and takes 21 min.

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The fastest way to get from Back Bay Fens to Boston is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $12 - $16 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 360 Huntington Ave and arriving at Boylston St @ Clarendon St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Northeastern University and arriving at Park Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Back Bay Fens and Boston is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Back Bay Fens to Boston without a car is to line 39 bus which takes 16 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The line 39 bus from 360 Huntington Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Back Bay Fens to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from 360 Huntington Ave station.

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Back Bay Fens to Boston train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Northeastern University station.

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Back Bay Fens to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Boylston St @ Clarendon St station.

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Map of how to get from Back Bay Fens to Boston.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Back Bay Fens, MA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a bus from 360 Huntington Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a vehicle from Northeastern University to Park Street every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Tram from Northeastern University to Park Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from 360 Huntington Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Night bus from Huntington Ave @ Parker St to Congress St @ State St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Back Bay Fens to Boston
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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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Back Bay Fens to Boston train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Park Street station.

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