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There are 6 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square by subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the subway from Airport to State Blue Line
  2. Take the subway from Park Street to Harvard Red Line

$6

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  35 min

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

$5 - $16

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square 8.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  12 min

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

$40 - $60

Towncar  •  12 min

  1. Take a town car from Boston Airport to Harvard Square 8.4 miles

$140 - $200

Boston Airport (BOS) → Harvard Square
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harvard Square is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square. However, there are services departing from Airport and arriving at Harvard via Park Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Harvard Square is 5 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square without a car is to subway which takes 28 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square, including transfers.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Airport station.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square.

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Map of how to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

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

You can take a vehicle from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square via State, Park Street, and Harvard in around 28 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Airport to State
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Park Street to Harvard
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
C&J Bus
Phone
+1 603-430-1100
Website
ridecj.com
Bus from Logan International Airport to Boston
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Book at
ridecj.com/tickets
Plymouth & Brockton
Phone
(508) 746-0378
Email
info@p-b.com
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Logan International Airport to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
p-b.com
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from Boston Logan Int. Airport to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com
Book at
webstore.dartmouthcoach.com
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Boston Airport to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Shuttle
$40 - $60
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Boston Airport to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Private
$140 - $200
Taxi from Boston Airport (BOS) to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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