There are 5 ways to get from Brockton to Dorchester by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 12 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from BAT Centre to Central Avenue and Elloit Street 12

$2

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line
  2. Take the subway from South Station to Shawmut Red Line

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Dorchester 17.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Dorchester 17.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brockton to Dorchester 17.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Dorchester is to line 12 bus which costs $2 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to Dorchester is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from BAT Centre and arriving at Central Avenue and Elloit Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Brockton and Dorchester is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Dorchester without a car is to line 12 bus which takes 45 min and costs $2.

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The line 12 bus from BAT Centre to Central Avenue and Elloit Street takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Brockton to Dorchester bus services, operated by Brockton Area Transit Authority, depart from BAT Centre station.

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Brockton to Dorchester bus services, operated by Brockton Area Transit Authority, arrive at Central Avenue and Elloit Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Dorchester is 18 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Brockton to Dorchester.

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There are 739+ hotels available in Dorchester. Prices start at $138 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brockton to Dorchester.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

Brockton Area Transit Authority operates a bus from Brockton to Dorchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Shawmut
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Brockton Area Transit Authority
Phone
+1 508 588-1000
Website
ridebat.com
Bus from BAT Centre to Central Avenue and Elloit Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridebat.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brockton to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $70
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Taxi from Brockton to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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