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.

Recommended option

Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Kendall/MIT - Outbound 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

$13 - $17

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

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 14 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Kendall/MIT - Outbound to Alewife
Ave. Duration
14 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
$13 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$13 - $20
uberX
$13 - $17
uberXL
$22 - $29
UberBLACK
$30 - $40
uberSUV
$40 - $55
Hubway
Website
thehubway.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
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from Kendall Square to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Website
topcab.us
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kendall Square to Alewife Station?

The distance between Kendall Square and Alewife Station is 6 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station?

The cheapest way to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station is to subway which costs $3 and takes 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station?

The quickest way to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $29 - $35.

How long does it take to get from Kendall Square to Alewife Station?

The subway from Kendall/MIT - Outbound to Alewife takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.