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There are 4 ways to get from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station by subway, taxi or car

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Subway via South Station  •  41 min

  1. Take the subway from South Station to Alewife Red Line

$3

3 alternative options

Subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the subway from Park Street to Alewife Red Line

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station 7.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station 7.5 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Station station and arriving at Alewife. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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It is 6 miles from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station. It is approximately 7.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station without a car is to subway via South Station which takes 41 min and costs $3.

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The subway from South Station to Alewife takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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New England Aquarium to Alewife Station train services, operated by MBTA, depart from South Station.

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New England Aquarium to Alewife Station train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Alewife station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New England Aquarium to Alewife Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station.

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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

MBTA operates a vehicle from South Station to Alewife every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Alewife
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Park Street to Alewife
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Taxi from New England Aquarium to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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