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Line 350 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Alewife 350

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 350 bus, line 77 bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Massachusetts Ave @ Broadway 350
  2. Take the line 77 bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Broadway to Brattle St @ Palmer St 77

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burlington to Harvard Square 11.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Harvard Square 11.5 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Burlington to Harvard Square is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burlington to Harvard Square is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burlington to Harvard Square. However, there are services departing from Cambridge St @ Bedford St and arriving at Brattle St @ Palmer St via Massachusetts Ave @ Broadway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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It is 10 miles from Burlington to Harvard Square. It is approximately 11.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Harvard Square without a car is to line 350 bus which takes 56 min and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Burlington to Harvard Square, including transfers.

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

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Burlington to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Brattle St @ Palmer St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burlington to Harvard Square is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Burlington to Harvard Square.

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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Burlington, MA, USA and Harvard Square, Middlesex County, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Alewife hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 46 min.

Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Alewife
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Cambridge St @ Bedford St to Massachusetts Ave @ Broadway
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Broadway to Brattle St @ Palmer St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Burlington to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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