There are 5 ways to get from Framingham to Needham by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 59 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Concord AND Howard Streets Bus Shelter to Woodland T Stop GnLnSl
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Walnut St @ Lincoln St - Newton Highland Station to Highland Ave @ May St 59

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Framingham to Back Bay Framingham/Worcester Line
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Needham Center Needham Line

$6 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Framingham to Needham 10.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Framingham to Needham 10.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Framingham to Needham 10.7 miles

$23 - $30

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Framingham to Needham. However, there are services departing from Framingham and arriving at Needham Center via Back Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Framingham and Needham is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Framingham to Needham without a car is to bus and line 59 bus which takes 1 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Framingham to Needham, including transfers.

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Framingham to Needham train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Framingham station.

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The best way to get from Framingham to Needham is to bus and line 59 bus which takes 1 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 8 min.

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Framingham to Needham train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Needham Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Framingham to Needham is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Framingham to Needham.

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There are 737+ hotels available in Needham. Prices start at $138 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Framingham to Needham.
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  • Distance: 9.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Framingham, MA, USA and Needham, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Framingham to Needham via Woodland T Stop, Woodland, Newton Highlands, and Walnut St @ Lincoln St - Newton Highland Station in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Framingham to Needham via Back Bay in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Framingham to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from Back Bay to Needham Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Concord AND Howard Streets Bus Shelter to Woodland T Stop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Walnut St @ Lincoln St - Newton Highland Station to Highland Ave @ May St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Framingham to Needham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
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uber.com
UberPool
$26 - $35
UberX
$23 - $30
UberXL
$35 - $45
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Taxi from Framingham to Needham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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