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

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro Providence/Stoughton Line

$6 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fountain Ns Union to Pawtucket Transit Center R

$13 - $26

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Pawtucket 41.3 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Pawtucket 41.3 miles

$4 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Pawtucket. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Pawtucket Transit Center via Fountain Ns Union. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Station station and arriving at South Attleboro. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Boston and Pawtucket is 37 miles. The road distance is 41.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Pawtucket without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs .

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The train from South Station to South Attleboro takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Boston to Pawtucket bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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Boston to Pawtucket train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Pawtucket is to train which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 36 min.

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Boston to Pawtucket bus services, operated by RIPTA, arrive at Pawtucket Transit Center station.

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Boston to Pawtucket train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at South Attleboro station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Pawtucket.
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  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Pawtucket, RI, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Boston to Pawtucket hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Pawtucket via Providence, Ri and Fountain Ns Union in around 1 h 36 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.

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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
Hourly
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 to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Fountain Ns Union to Pawtucket Transit Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Boston to Pawtucket
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Pawtucket is 41 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Boston to Pawtucket.

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