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There are 5 ways to get from Burlington to Boston by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 352 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 352 bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta 352

$2 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 350 bus, subway  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Alewife 350
  2. Take the subway from Alewife to Park Street Red Line

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burlington to Boston 15.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Boston 15.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burlington to Boston 15.9 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Burlington to Boston is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burlington to Boston is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge St @ Bedford St and arriving at State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Burlington and Boston is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Boston without a car is to line 352 bus which takes 43 min and costs $2 - $6.

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The line 352 bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta takes 43 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Burlington to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Cambridge St @ Bedford St station.

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Burlington to Boston bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burlington to Boston is 16 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Burlington to Boston.

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Map of how to get from Burlington to Boston.
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Burlington, MA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a bus from Burlington to Boston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Alewife to Park Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Alewife
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Burlington to Boston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$28 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Burlington to Boston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us
Merrimack Taxi Co
Phone
+1 978-687-0911

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