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There are 3 ways to get from New Bedford to Alewife Station by bus, subway, train or car

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Bus, subway  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the bus from New Bedford to South Station Boston Commuter
  2. Take the subway from South Station to Alewife Red Line

$8 - $9

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the bus from SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$24 - $181

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from New Bedford to Alewife Station 62.6 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from New Bedford to Alewife Station is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from New Bedford to Alewife Station is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 11m.

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The distance between New Bedford and Alewife Station is 54 miles. The road distance is 62.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New Bedford to Alewife Station without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 59m and costs $8 - $9.

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from New Bedford to Alewife Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Bedford to Alewife Station is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from New Bedford to Alewife Station.

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There are 761+ hotels available in Alewife Station. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 53.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

What companies run services between New Bedford, MA, USA and Alewife Station, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from New Bedford to Alewife Station. However, you can take the bus to South Station, take the walk to South Station, then take the subway to Alewife. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New Bedford to Alewife Station via Convention Center, Providence, RI, Kennedy Plaza, Providence Station, Providence Amtrak Station, Boston South Station, and South Station in around 2h 31m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Alewife
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New Bedford to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
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DATTCO
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com

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