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There are 3 ways to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell by tram, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the tram from Museum of Fine Arts to North Station E
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell Lowell Line

$8 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell 26.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell 26.3 miles

$2 - $4

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell by walk, tram and train

The journey time between Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and Lowell is around 1h 24m and covers a distance of around 29 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 6m. Services are operated by MBTA. Typically 118 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 24m
Fastest journey time:
1h 6m
Journey distance:
29 miles
Services per week:
118
Cheapest price:
$8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:56
Last service departs at:
22:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell walk, tram and train schedules

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum → Lowell
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The cheapest way to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 38 min.

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The fastest way to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $160 - $200 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell. However, there are services departing from Museum of Fine Arts and arriving at Lowell via North Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and Lowell is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell without a car is to tram and train which takes 1h 51m and costs $7 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell, including transfers.

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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Museum of Fine Arts station.

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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Lowell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell is 26 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell.

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Map of how to get from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, MA, USA and Lowell, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell. However, you can take the walk to Museum of Fine Arts, take the tram to North Station, take the walk to North Station, then take the train to Lowell. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Lowell.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Tram from Museum of Fine Arts to North Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Lowell
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to Lowell
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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