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There are 5 ways to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway via Aquarium

  1. Take the subway from Aquarium to State
  2. Take the subway from State to Back Bay

Cheapest

Line 504 bus

  1. Take the line 504 bus from Federal St @ Franklin St to Saint James Ave @ Clarendon St

Subway

  1. Take the subway from State to Back Bay

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station)

Walk

  1. Walk from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station)

New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) by walk and subway

The journey time between New England Aquarium and Back Bay (Station) is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6 min. Operated by MBTA, the New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) service departs from New England Aquarium and arrives in Back Bay. Typically 1120 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
6 min
Journey distance:
2 miles
Services per week:
1120
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) walk and subway schedules

New England Aquarium → Back Bay (Station)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Back Bay (Station) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Back Bay (Station) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) is to line 504 bus, which costs $0 - $5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) is to taxi which costs $11 - $14 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Federal St @ Franklin St and arriving at Saint James Ave @ Clarendon St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from State and arriving at Back Bay. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between New England Aquarium and Back Bay (Station) is 2 miles.

The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) without a car is to subway via Aquarium which takes 18 min and costs $1 - $3.

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It takes approximately 18 min to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station), including transfers.

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New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Federal St @ Franklin St station.

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New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Aquarium station.

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New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Saint James Ave @ Clarendon St station.

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Map of how to get from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station).
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between New England Aquarium, MA, USA and Back Bay (Station), MA, USA?

You can take a vehicle from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station) via Aquarium and State in around 18 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a bus from Federal St @ Franklin St to Saint James Ave @ Clarendon St every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $0 - $5 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Aquarium to State
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Subway from State to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$0
Adult
$0
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Federal St @ Franklin St to Saint James Ave @ Clarendon St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from New England Aquarium to Back Bay (Station)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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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