There are 4 ways to get from Emerson College to Harvard Square by subway, bus, taxi or foot
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Subway • 21 min
Line 1 bus • 34 min
$2 - $7
2 alternative options
Taxi • 6 min
$13 - $17
Walk • 1h 1m
Emerson College to Harvard Square by walk and bus
The journey time between Emerson College and Harvard Square is around 16 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 10 min. Services are operated by MBTA. Typically 1032 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Emerson College to Harvard Square walk and bus schedules
Departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Emerson College to Harvard Square is to subway which costs $3 and takes 21 min.
The fastest way to get from Emerson College to Harvard Square is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $13 - $17.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Massachusetts Ave @ Beacon St and arriving at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charles/MGH and arriving at Harvard. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.
The distance between Emerson College and Harvard Square is 3 miles.
The best way to get from Emerson College to Harvard Square without a car is to subway which takes 21 min and costs $3.
The subway from Charles/MGH to Harvard takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
Emerson College to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Massachusetts Ave @ Beacon St station.
Emerson College to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Charles/MGH station.
Emerson College to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St station.
What companies run services between Emerson College, MA, USA and Harvard Square, Middlesex County, MA, USA?
MBTA operates a vehicle from Charles/MGH to Harvard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Beacon St to Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min.
Bus from Massachusetts Ave @ Beacon St to Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St
- Ave. Duration
- 17 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $7
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Emerson College to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard station.
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