There are 4 ways to get from Brockton to Boston by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 37 min
$4 - $22
Line 12 bus, line 23 bus • 1h 11m
$3 - $9
2 alternative options
Taxi • 29 min
$85 - $110
Drive • 29 min
$2 - $4
Brockton to Boston by train
The train journey time between Brockton and Boston is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 20 miles. The fastest train normally takes 36 min. Operated by MBTA and Cape Flyer, the Brockton to Boston train service departs from Brockton and arrives in South Station. Typically 96 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Brockton to Boston train schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Boston is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.
The quickest way to get from Brockton to Boston is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 29 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Brockton to Boston. However, there are services departing from Main St and Church St and arriving at Nubian via Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brockton and arriving at South Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.
It is 19 miles from Brockton to Boston. It is approximately 24.1 miles to drive.
The best way to get from Brockton to Boston without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs $4 - $22.
The train from Brockton to South Station takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Brockton to Boston bus services, operated by Brockton Area Transit Authority, depart from Main St and Church St station.
Brockton to Boston train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Brockton station.
The best way to get from Brockton to Boston is to train which takes 37 min and costs $4 - $22. Alternatively, you can line 12 bus and line 23 bus, which costs $3 - $9 and takes 1h 11m.
What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?
MBTA operates a train from Brockton to South Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $10 and the journey takes 37 min. Cape Flyer also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brockton to Boston via Ashmont Station and Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave in around 1h 11m.
Bus from Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave to Nubian
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $7
- Ave. Duration
- 29 min
- Estimated price
- $85 - $110
Yellow Cab Brockton
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More Questions & Answers
Brockton to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Nubian station.
Brockton to Boston train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at South Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Boston is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Brockton to Boston.
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