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

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Train, subway  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Brockton to JFK/UMass Middleborough/Lakeville Line
  2. Take the subway from JFK/UMass to Harvard Red Line

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, line 1 bus  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Main St and Church St to Ashmont Station 12
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Nubian to Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St 1

$3 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 12 bus, subway  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 12 bus from BAT Center to Ashmont Station 12
  2. Take the subway from Ashmont to Harvard Red Line

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Harvard University 28.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Harvard University 28.4 miles

$2 - $4

Brockton to Harvard University by bus and walk

The journey time between Brockton and Harvard University is around 1h 56m and covers a distance of around 26 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 38m. Operated by Brockton Area Transit Authority and MBTA, the Brockton to Harvard University service departs from Main St and Church St and arrives in Harvard University. Typically 233 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 56m
Fastest journey time:
1h 38m
Services per week:
233
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:01
Last service departs at:
22:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to Harvard University bus and walk schedules

Departing Friday, June 25, 2021

Brockton → Harvard University
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harvard University is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harvard University is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harvard University is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Harvard University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 35 min.

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The fastest way to get from Brockton to Harvard University is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $100 - $120 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brockton to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Main St and Church St and arriving at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St via Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave and Nubian. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brockton to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Brockton and arriving at Harvard via JFK/UMass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Brockton and Harvard University is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Harvard University without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 3m and costs $7 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Brockton to Harvard University, including transfers.

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

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

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Brockton to Harvard University bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St station.

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Map of how to get from Brockton to Harvard University.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Brockton to Harvard University via Ashmont Station, Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian, and Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St in around 1h 54m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to JFK/UMass
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
MBTA
Subway from JFK/UMass to Harvard
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Ashmont to Harvard
Ave. Duration
32 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 Center to Ashmont Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
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 Harvard University
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234

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Brockton to Harvard University train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Harvard University is 28 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Brockton to Harvard University.

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