There are 5 ways to get from Kendall 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.

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Subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from Kendall/MIT to Alewife Red Line

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kendall Square to Alewife Station 5.1 miles

$29 - $35

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kendall Square to Alewife Station 5.1 miles

$16 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Kendall Square to Alewife Station 4.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  28 min

  1. Cycle from One Broadway / Kendall Sq At Main St / 3Rd St to Alewife Mbta At Steel Place 4.3 miles

$6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kendall Square and Alewife Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs .

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The subway from Kendall/MIT to Alewife takes 13 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 Kendall Square to Alewife Station.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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

MBTA operates a vehicle from Kendall Square to Alewife Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Kendall/MIT to Alewife
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kendall Square to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$20 - $27
UberX
$16 - $22
UberXL
$20 - $26
Black
$28 - $40
Black SUV
$35 - $50
Blue Bikes
Website
bluebikes.com
Bike from One Broadway / Kendall Sq At Main St / 3Rd St to Alewife Mbta At Steel Place
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6
More information at
bluebikes.com
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from Kendall Square to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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