There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Brown University by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$60 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...

$11 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Brown University 48.3 miles

$250 - $310

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Brown University 48.3 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and Brown University, RI, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Cambridge to Brown University hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Cambridge to Brown University hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Brown University
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$250 - $310
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Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Website
topcab.us
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cambridge to Brown University?

The distance between Cambridge and Brown University is 66 km. The road distance is 77 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Brown University?

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Brown University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cambridge to Brown University?

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Brown University is to train which takes 50 min and costs $60 - $160.

Is there a direct train between Cambridge and Brown University?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak and arriving at Providence Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cambridge and Brown University?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Providence, Ri. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Cambridge to Brown University?

The train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.