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

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Train, subway  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line / ...
  2. Take the subway from Downtown Crossing to Community College Orange Line

$8 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, line 23 bus, bus, line 93 bus  •  2h 10m

  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. Take the bus from Nubian to Temple Pl @ Washington St Sl5
  4. Take the line 93 bus from Congress St @ North St to Bunker Hill St @ Polk St 93

$5 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Charlestown 25.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Charlestown 25.5 miles

$2 - $4

Brockton to Charlestown by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Brockton and Charlestown is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 22 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 47 min. Operated by MBTA and Cape Flyer, the Brockton to Charlestown service departs from Brockton and arrives in Community College. Typically 96 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
52 min
Fastest journey time:
47 min
Services per week:
96
Cheapest price:
$8
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to Charlestown train, walk and subway schedules

Brockton → Charlestown
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlestown is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Charlestown is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Charlestown is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Charlestown is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to Charlestown is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brockton to Charlestown. However, there are services departing from Main St and Church St and arriving at Bunker Hill St @ Polk St via Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian and Congress St @ North St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brockton to Charlestown. However, there are services departing from Brockton and arriving at Community College via Downtown Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Brockton and Charlestown is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Charlestown without a car is to train and subway which takes 58 min and costs $7 - $25.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Brockton to Charlestown, including transfers.

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

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

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Brockton to Charlestown bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Bunker Hill St @ Polk St station.

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Map of how to get from Brockton to Charlestown.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and Charlestown, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Brockton to Charlestown via Ashmont Station, Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian, Temple Pl @ Washington St, and Congress St @ North St in around 2h 10m.

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
Subway from Downtown Crossing to Community College
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave to Nubian
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Nubian to Temple Pl @ Washington St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Bus from Congress St @ North St to Bunker Hill St @ Polk St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Brockton to Charlestown
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234

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Brockton to Charlestown train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Community College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Charlestown is 26 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Brockton to Charlestown.

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There are 384+ hotels available in Charlestown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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