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There are 5 ways to get from Malden to Cambridge by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  8 min

  1. Take the subway from Malden Center to Sullivan Square Orange Line

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Line 104 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Ferry St @ Eastern Ave to Sullivan Square 104 / ...

3 alternative options

Subway, line 86 bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from Malden Center to Sullivan Square Orange Line
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Sullivan Square to Washington St @ Beacon St 86

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Malden to Cambridge 5.3 miles

Walk  •  1h 36m

  1. Walk from Malden to Cambridge 5 miles

Malden to Cambridge by subway

1020 Weekly Subways
8 min Average Duration
$1 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Malden to Cambridge is to line 104 bus which costs $0 - $5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malden to Cambridge is to subway which costs $1 - $3 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ferry St @ Eastern Ave and arriving at Sullivan Square. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malden Center and arriving at Sullivan Square. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Malden and Cambridge is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Malden to Cambridge without a car is to subway which takes 8 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The subway from Malden Center to Sullivan Square takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Malden to Cambridge bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Ferry St @ Eastern Ave station.

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Malden to Cambridge train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Malden Center station.

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Malden to Cambridge bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Sullivan Square station.

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Map of how to get from Malden to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 4 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Malden, MA, USA and Cambridge, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from Malden Center to Sullivan Square every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a bus from Ferry St @ Eastern Ave to Sullivan Square every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $0 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Malden Center to Sullivan Square
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Ferry St @ Eastern Ave to Sullivan Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Bus from Sullivan Square to Washington St @ Beacon St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Malden to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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Malden to Cambridge train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Sullivan Square station.

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