There are 5 ways to get from Harvard Square to Alewife Station by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Subway  •  6 min

  1. Take the subway from Harvard to Alewife Red Line

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harvard Square to Alewife Station 2.5 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Harvard Square to Alewife Station 2.5 miles

$12 - $17

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Harvard Square to Alewife Station 2.3 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Harvard Square At Mass Ave/ Dunster to Alewife Mbta At Steel Place 2.8 miles

$6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Harvard Square and Alewife Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Harvard Square to Alewife Station without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs .

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The subway from Harvard to Alewife takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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There are 746+ hotels available in Alewife Station. Prices start at $139 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harvard Square to Alewife Station.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Harvard Square, MA, USA and Alewife Station, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from Harvard Square to Alewife Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Harvard to Alewife
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Harvard Square to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$17 - $23
UberX
$12 - $17
UberXL
$13 - $17
Black
$17 - $23
Black SUV
$26 - $35
Blue Bikes
Website
bluebikes.com
Bike from Harvard Square At Mass Ave/ Dunster to Alewife Mbta At Steel Place
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6
More information at
bluebikes.com
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from Harvard Square to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
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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