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There are 7 ways to get from Newton to Allston by train, tram, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5m

  1. Take the train from Newtonville to Boston Landing Framingham/Worcester Line

$2 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 57 bus  •  15m

  1. Take the line 57 bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Brighton Ave @ Cambridge St 57

$2 - $6

5 alternative options

Tram  •  15m

  1. Take the tram from Boston College to Harvard Avenue B

$3

Line 59 bus, line 57 bus  •  38m

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Walnut St @ Homer St to Watertown St @ Galen St 59
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Watertown Yard to Brighton Ave @ Allston St 57

$4 - $12

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from Newton to Allston 5.1 miles

$29 - $35

Uber  •  8m

  1. Take an Uber from Newton to Allston 5.1 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  1h 34m

  1. Walk from Newton to Allston 4.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Newton to Allston is to tram which costs $3 and takes 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Newton to Allston is to train which costs $2 - $8 and takes 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington St @ Bacon St and arriving at Brighton Ave @ Cambridge St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newtonville and arriving at Boston Landing. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5m.

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The distance between Newton and Allston is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Newton to Allston without a car is to train which takes 5m and costs $2 - $8.

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The train from Newtonville to Boston Landing takes 5m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Newton to Allston bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Washington St @ Bacon St station.

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Newton to Allston train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Newtonville station.

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The best way to get from Newton to Allston is to train which takes 5m and costs $2 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 57 bus, which costs $2 - $6 and takes 15m.

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Map of how to get from Newton to Allston.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 5m

What companies run services between Newton, MA, USA and Allston, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Newton to Allston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $8 and the journey takes 5m. Alternatively, MBTA operates a bus from Newton to Allston every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 15m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Newtonville to Boston Landing
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Website
MBTA
Tram from Boston College to Harvard Avenue
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Brighton Ave @ Cambridge St
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Bus from Walnut St @ Homer St to Watertown St @ Galen St
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Bus from Watertown Yard to Brighton Ave @ Allston St
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newton to Allston
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$17 - $24
UberX
$14 - $20
UberXL
$23 - $30
Black
$28 - $40
Black SUV
$35 - $50
Taxi from Newton to Allston
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
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Website
bpdnews.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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Newton to Allston bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Brighton Ave @ Cambridge St station.

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Newton to Allston train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Boston Landing station.

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There are 758+ hotels available in Allston. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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