There are 8 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar, shuttle or bike

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  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from Airport - Inbound to State Street - to Bowdoin Blue Line
  2. Take the subway from Park Street - to Alewife to Harvard - Outbound Red Line

$6

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal C - Arrivals Level to South Station Silver Line - Inbound Sl1
  2. Take the subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound Red Line

$5 - $9

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square 6.5 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square 6.5 miles

$1

Towncar  •  9 min

  1. Take a town car from Boston Airport to Harvard Square 6.5 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Boston Airport to Harvard Square

$16 - $75

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square 6.5 miles

$15 - $20

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Airport T Stop-Bremen St At Brooks St to Harvard Square At Mass Ave/ Dunster 6.9 miles

$6

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Harvard Square, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square. However, you can take the subway to State Street - to Bowdoin, take the walk to Park Street - to Alewife, take the subway to Harvard - Outbound, then take the walk to Harvard Square. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square via South Station Silver Line - Inbound, South Station - Inbound, and Harvard - Outbound in around 38 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Airport - Inbound to State Street - to Bowdoin
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Park Street - to Alewife to Harvard - Outbound
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Terminal C - Arrivals Level to South Station Silver Line - Inbound
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$15 - $22
uberX
$15 - $20
uberXL
$26 - $35
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
uberSUV
$45 - $60
Hubway
Website
thehubway.com
Bike from Airport T Stop-Bremen St At Brooks St to Harvard Square At Mass Ave/ Dunster
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Website
topcab.us
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us
Jayride
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Boston Airport to Harvard Square
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from Boston Airport to Harvard Square
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square?

The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Harvard Square is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square?

The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square is to drive which costs $1 and takes 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square?

The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $35 - $45.

How long does it take to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square?

It takes approximately 31 min to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square, including transfers.