There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Methuen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from North Station to Lawrence Haverhill Line

$28 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford St. to Pelham St. Park & Ride, Methuen 99

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Train, line 41 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from North Station to Lowell Lowell Line
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Robert B. Kennedy Transfer Center, Lowell to Buckley Transportation Center, Lawrence 41

$7 - $13

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Methuen 28.4 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Methuen 28.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Methuen is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Methuen is to taxi which costs $170 - $220 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bedford St. and arriving at Pelham St. Park & Ride, Methuen. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Boston and Methuen is 26 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Methuen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $28 - $40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Boston to Methuen, including transfers.

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Boston to Methuen bus services, operated by Merrimack Valley Transit, depart from Bedford St. station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Methuen is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $28 - $40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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Boston to Methuen bus services, operated by Merrimack Valley Transit, arrive at Pelham St. Park & Ride, Methuen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Methuen is 28 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Boston to Methuen.

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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Methuen, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Boston to Methuen every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, Merrimack Valley Transit operates a bus from Boston to Methuen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Lowell
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Merrimack Valley Transit
Phone
+1 978-469-6878
Website
mvrta.com
Bus from Bedford St. to Pelham St. Park & Ride, Methuen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvrta.com
Bus from Robert B. Kennedy Transfer Center, Lowell to Buckley Transportation Center, Lawrence
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
mvrta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Boston to Methuen
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
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

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