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There are 4 ways to get from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station
  2. Take the train from Boston to Springfield
  3. Take the bus from Union Station Bay 9 to Academy of Music
  4. Take the bus from Academy of Music to Haigis Mall B43

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Train, bus via Worcester  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station
  2. Take the train from South Station to Worcester
  3. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Union Station, Springfield, MA
  4. Take the bus from Union Station Bay 9 to Academy of Music
  5. Take the bus from Academy of Music to Haigis Mall B43

2 alternative options

Line 12 bus, line 23 bus, bus  •  7h 35m

  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 Essex St @ Atlantic Ave Sl4
  4. Take the bus from Boston to Springfield
  5. Take the bus from Union Station Bay 9 to Academy of Music
  6. Take the bus from Academy of Music to Haigis Mall B43

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst 108.5 miles

Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Brockton and University of Massachusetts Amherst is around 9h 55m and covers a distance of around 148 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 46m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 41m. Services are operated by MBTA, Cape Flyer, Amtrak and others. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 9m
Layover time:
5h 46m
Total time:
9h 55m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 41m
Journey distance:
148 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$32
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:06
Last service departs at:
21:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst train, bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst. However, there are services departing from Main St and Church St and arriving at Haigis Mall via Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian, Boston, Union Station Bay 9 and Academy of Music. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Brockton and University of Massachusetts Amherst is 81 miles. The road distance is 108.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 28m and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst, including transfers.

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

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Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst bus services, operated by PVTA, arrive at Haigis Mall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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  • Distance: 80.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Brockton to University of Massachusetts Amherst via Ashmont Station, Talbot Ave @ Dorchester Ave, Nubian, Essex St @ Atlantic Ave, Boston, Springfield, Union Station Bay 9, Academy of Music, and Haigis Mall in around 7h 35m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$6 - $10
Train from South Station to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$5 - $10
Cape Flyer
Phone
+1 508-775-8504
Website
capeflyer.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 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
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
PVTA
Phone
+1 413-781-7882
Website
pvta.com
Bus from Union Station Bay 9 to Academy of Music
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pvta.com
Bus from Academy of Music to Haigis Mall
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pvta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Union Station, Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.com
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
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Bus from Nubian to Essex St @ Atlantic Ave
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50

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