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

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line / ...

$4 - $22

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Line 12 bus, line 23 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Main St and Church St to Ashmont Station 12
  2. Take the line 23 bus from Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave to Nubian 23 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Boston 24.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Boston 24.1 miles

$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.

Train route overview

Average train time:
37 min
Fastest train time:
36 min
Trains per week:
96
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:11
Last train departs at:
21:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to Boston train schedules

Brockton → Boston
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The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Boston is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to Boston is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 29 min.

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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.

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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.

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It is 19 miles from Brockton to Boston. It is approximately 24.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Boston without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs $4 - $22.

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The train from Brockton to South Station takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brockton to Boston bus services, operated by Brockton Area Transit Authority, depart from Main St and Church St station.

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Brockton to Boston train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Brockton station.

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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.

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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
MBTA
Cape Flyer
Phone
+1 508-775-8504
Website
capeflyer.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $22
More information at
capeflyer.com
South Station to Bourne
$20
South Station to Hyannis
$22
Middleborough to Hyannis
$5
Bus operators
Brockton Area Transit Authority
Phone
+1 508 588-1000
Website
ridebat.com
Bus from Main St and Church St to Ashmont Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ridebat.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brockton to Boston
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234

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Brockton to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Nubian station.

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

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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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