There are 3 ways to get from Lexington to Medford by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 22 min
$2 - $7
2 alternative options
Taxi • 12 min
$29 - $35
Drive • 12 min
$1 - $2
Lexington to Medford by bus
The bus journey time between Lexington and Medford is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 15 min. Operated by MBTA, the Lexington to Medford bus service departs from 1666 Massachusetts Ave and arrives in Alewife. Typically 134 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Lexington to Medford bus schedules
Buses departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Buses departing Thursday, June 17, 2021
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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lexington to Medford is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.
The quickest way to get from Lexington to Medford is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 12 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 1666 Massachusetts Ave and arriving at Alewife. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.
The distance between Lexington and Medford is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.
The best way to get from Lexington to Medford without a car is to bus which takes 22 min and costs $2 - $7.
The bus from 1666 Massachusetts Ave to Alewife takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Lexington to Medford bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from 1666 Massachusetts Ave station.
Lexington to Medford bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Alewife station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lexington to Medford is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Lexington to Medford.
There are 382+ hotels available in Medford. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Lexington, MA, USA and Medford, MA, USA?
MBTA operates a bus from 1666 Massachusetts Ave to Alewife hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 22 min.
Bus from 1666 Massachusetts Ave to Alewife
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Estimated price
- $2 - $7
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