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There are 7 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from Airport to State Street Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$17

Cheapest option

Train, line 1 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro Providence/Stoughton Line
  2. Take the line 1 bus from South Attleboro Train Station to Tunnel After Thayer 1

$10 - $19

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Providence 3469 / ...

$13 - $31

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University 49.4 miles

$260 - $310

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University 49.4 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Boston Airport to Brown University

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from Boston Airport to Brown University 49.4 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University is to taxi which costs $260 - $310 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University. However, there are services departing from Terminal C - Arrivals Level and arriving at Providence via Boston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Brown University is 42 miles. The road distance is 49.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University, including transfers.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Boston station.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University is 49 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University.

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Map of how to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 42.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Brown University, RI, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University every 3 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Greyhound USA also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Airport to State Street
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from South Station to South Attleboro
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
MBTA
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from South Attleboro Train Station to Tunnel After Thayer
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Brown University
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Boston Airport to Brown University
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Boston Airport to Brown University
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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