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

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Bus, line 15 bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Worcester, MA Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Hub Center to Main St + Grafton St 15

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Train  •  2h 56m

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

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Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Shrewsbury 38.1 miles

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Shrewsbury 38.1 miles

Boston to Shrewsbury by bus

29 Weekly Buses
2h 18m Average Duration
$14 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from Boston to Shrewsbury is to drive, which costs $6 - $10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Shrewsbury is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from South Station, Boston, MA and arriving at Main St + Grafton St via Hub Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Boston and Shrewsbury is 34 miles. The road distance is 38.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Shrewsbury without a car is to bus and line 15 bus which takes 2h 18m and costs $13 - $20.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Boston to Shrewsbury, including transfers.

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Boston to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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The best way to get from Boston to Shrewsbury is to bus and line 15 bus which takes 2h 18m and costs $13 - $20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $2 - $15 and takes 2h 56m.

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Boston to Shrewsbury bus services, operated by WRTA, arrive at Main St + Grafton St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Shrewsbury is 38 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Boston to Shrewsbury.

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  • Distance: 33.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Shrewsbury via Union Station, Worcester, MA and Hub Center in around 2h 18m. Alternatively, MBTA operates a train from South Station to Worcester hourly. Tickets cost $0 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
WRTA
Phone
+1 508-791-9782
Website
therta.com
Bus from Hub Center to Main St + Grafton St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Website
Worcester Regional Transit Authority
Other operators
Taxi from Boston to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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