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There are 6 ways to get from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) by bus, tram, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 39 bus via Ring Rd @ Boylston St  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 39 bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Ring Rd @ Boylston St 39

$2 - $7

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Line 39 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 39 bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Back Bay 39

$2 - $7

Tram  •  17 min

  1. Take the tram from Longwood Medical Area to Copley E

$3

Line 39 night bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 39 night bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St 39

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) 2 miles

$10 - $12

Walk  •  35 min

  1. Walk from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) 1.9 miles

Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) by bus and walk

The journey time between Longwood Medical Area and Back Bay (Station) is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5 min. Operated by MBTA, the Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) service departs from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave and arrives in Back Bay (Station). Typically 857 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7 min
Fastest journey time:
5 min
Services per week:
857
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) bus and walk schedules

Longwood Medical Area → Back Bay (Station)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Back Bay (Station) is 800-232-4636.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) is to tram which costs $3 and takes 17 min.

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The fastest way to get from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs $10 - $12.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave and arriving at Ring Rd @ Boylston St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Longwood Medical Area and arriving at Copley. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Longwood Medical Area and Back Bay (Station) is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) without a car is to line 39 bus via Ring Rd @ Boylston St which takes 18 min and costs $2 - $7.

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The line 39 bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Ring Rd @ Boylston St takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave station.

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Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Longwood Medical Area station.

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Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Ring Rd @ Boylston St station.

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Map of how to get from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station).
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Longwood Medical Area, MA, USA and Back Bay (Station), MA, USA?

MBTA operates a bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Ring Rd @ Boylston St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a vehicle from Longwood Medical Area to Copley every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Tram from Longwood Medical Area to Copley
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Ring Rd @ Boylston St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Night bus from Huntington Ave @ Longwood Ave to Boylston St @ Clarendon St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Longwood Medical Area to Back Bay (Station)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$10 - $12
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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