There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Northborough by bus, taxi, train or car

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

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma 277 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Worcester, Ma to Northborough

$41 - $63

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from South Station to Westborough Framingham/Worcester Line

$21 - $29

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Northborough 35.7 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Northborough 35.7 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Northborough is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Northborough without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Boston to Northborough, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Northborough is 36 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Boston to Northborough.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Northborough. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Northborough.
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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

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

MBTA operates a train from Boston to Northborough hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Worcester, Ma to Northborough
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 508-754-3211
Website
yellowcabworcester.com
Red Cab
Phone
+1 508-792-9999
Website
worcredcab.com
Worcester Green Cab
Phone
+1 508-459-1611
Website
worcestergreencab.com

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