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There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Newburyport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from North Station to Newburyport Newburyport/Rockport Line

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 57 bus  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Newburyport 2116 / ...
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Port Plaza, Newburyport to MVRTA Parking Garage - Newburyport 54 / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Newburyport 36.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Newburyport 36.4 miles

$3 - $6

Cambridge to Newburyport by train

The train journey time between Cambridge and Newburyport is around 1h 4m and covers a distance of around 37 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 4m. Operated by MBTA, the Cambridge to Newburyport train service departs from North Station and arrives in Newburyport. Typically 92 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 4m
Fastest train time:
1h 4m
Trains per week:
92
Cheapest price:
$6
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:35
Last train departs at:
21:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambridge to Newburyport train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newburyport is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Newburyport is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Newburyport is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Newburyport. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at MVRTA Parking Garage - Newburyport via Port Plaza, Newburyport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from North Station station and arriving at Newburyport. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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It is 33 miles from Cambridge to Newburyport. It is approximately 36.4 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Newburyport without a car is to train which takes 1h 5m and costs $6 - $12.

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The train from North Station to Newburyport takes 1h 5m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Cambridge to Newburyport bus services, operated by C&J Bus, depart from Boston station.

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Cambridge to Newburyport train services, operated by MBTA, depart from North Station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Newburyport is to train which takes 1h 5m and costs $6 - $12. Alternatively, you can bus and line 57 bus, which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Newburyport.
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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and Newburyport, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from North Station to Newburyport every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Newburyport via Newburyport and Port Plaza, Newburyport in around 1h 50m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Newburyport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
C&J Bus
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
Bus from Boston South Buses to Newburyport, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Merrimack Valley Transit
Phone
+1 978-469-6878
Website
mvrta.com
Bus from Port Plaza, Newburyport to MVRTA Parking Garage - Newburyport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
mvrta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Newburyport
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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

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Cambridge to Newburyport bus services, operated by Merrimack Valley Transit, arrive at MVRTA Parking Garage - Newburyport station.

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Cambridge to Newburyport train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Newburyport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Newburyport is 36 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Cambridge to Newburyport.

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