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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New Bedford Boston Commuter

$18 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, bus  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Main St and Church St to Ashmont Station 12
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New Bedford Boston Commuter

$16 - $27

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Barnstable  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Brockton to Hyannis CapeFLYER
  2. Take the bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA Peter Pan / ...

$18 - $44

Train, taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to Middleborough/Lakeville Middleborough/Lakeville Line / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Middleborough/Lakeville to New Bedford

$74 - $107

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to New Bedford 37.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to New Bedford 37.2 miles

$3 - $6

Brockton to New Bedford by train and bus

The journey time between Brockton and New Bedford is around 2h 7m and covers a distance of around 78 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Services are operated by MBTA, Cape Flyer and DATTCO. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 7m
Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Journey distance:
78 miles
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
$18
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:11
Last service departs at:
15:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to New Bedford train and bus schedules

Brockton → New Bedford
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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in New Bedford is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in New Bedford is recommended.

The social distance requirement in New Bedford is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Brockton to New Bedford is to drive, which costs $3 - $6 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to New Bedford is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brockton to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Main St and Church St and arriving at New Bedford via Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian and Boston South Buses. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Brockton and New Bedford is 32 miles. The road distance is 37.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to New Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 52m and costs $17 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Brockton to New Bedford, including transfers.

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

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Brockton to New Bedford bus services, operated by DATTCO, arrive at New Bedford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to New Bedford is 37 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Brockton to New Bedford.

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Map of how to get from Brockton to New Bedford.
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  • Distance: 31.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and New Bedford, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Brockton to New Bedford via Ashmont Station, Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian, Essex St @ Atlantic Ave, and Boston South Buses in around 3h 59m.

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
Train from Brockton to Middleborough/Lakeville
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
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
Train from Brockton to Hyannis
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
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
Train from Brockton to Middleborough/Lakeville
Ave. Duration
17 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
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Book at
DATTCO
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Phone
(508) 746-0378
Email
info@p-b.com
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis Transportation Center to SRTA Terminal/134 Elm St
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
p-b.com
Other operators
Taxi from Middleborough/Lakeville to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234

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