There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Davis Square by bus, subway, taxi or foot
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Line 87 bus • 6 min
$2 - $7
3 alternative options
Subway • 7 min
Taxi • 4 min
$11 - $14
Walk • 37 min
Cambridge to Davis Square by bus and walk
The journey time between Cambridge and Davis Square is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 1 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4 min. Operated by MBTA, the Cambridge to Davis Square service departs from Somerville Ave @ Spring St and arrives in Davis Square. Typically 353 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Cambridge to Davis Square bus and walk schedules
Departing Friday, June 18, 2021
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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Cambridge to Davis Square is to subway, which costs $3 and takes 7 min.
The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Davis Square is to taxi which costs $11 - $14 and takes 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Somerville Ave @ Spring St and arriving at Davis. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harvard and arriving at Davis. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.
The distance between Cambridge and Davis Square is 2 miles.
The best way to get from Cambridge to Davis Square without a car is to line 87 bus which takes 6 min and costs $2 - $7.
The line 87 bus from Somerville Ave @ Spring St to Davis takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Cambridge to Davis Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Somerville Ave @ Spring St station.
Cambridge to Davis Square train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Harvard station.
Cambridge to Davis Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Davis station.
What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and Davis Square, Middlesex County, MA, USA?
MBTA operates a bus from Somerville Ave @ Spring St to Davis every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a vehicle from Harvard to Davis every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 5 min.
Bus from Somerville Ave @ Spring St to Davis
- Ave. Duration
- 5 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $7
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