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

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Recommended option

Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station Fitchburg Line

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, line 505 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from South Acton to Waltham Fitchburg Line
  2. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Federal St @ Franklin St 505 / ...

$38 - $52

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boxborough to Boston 27.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Boxborough to Boston 27.9 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The distance between Boxborough and Boston is 25 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boxborough to Boston without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Boxborough to Boston, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boxborough to Boston is 28 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Boxborough to Boston.

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Map of how to get from Boxborough to Boston.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

MBTA operates a train from Boxborough to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Train from South Acton to Waltham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Federal St @ Franklin St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Boxborough to Boston
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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