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There are 4 ways to get from Oak Grove to Allston by subway, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Subway, line 86 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the subway from Oak Grove to Sullivan Square Orange Line
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Sullivan Square to Western Ave opp Riverdale St 86

3 alternative options

Subway, tram  •  50 min

  1. Take the subway from Oak Grove to Chinatown Orange Line
  2. Take the tram from Boylston to Packards Corner B

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oak Grove to Allston 7.5 miles

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Oak Grove to Allston 7.5 miles

Oak Grove to Allston by subway and bus

The journey time between Oak Grove and Allston is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest journey normally takes 29 min. Operated by MBTA, the Oak Grove to Allston service departs from Oak Grove and arrives in Western Ave opp Riverdale St. Typically 434 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
33 min
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
44 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
29 min
Journey distance:
8 miles
Services per week:
434
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:30
Last service departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Oak Grove to Allston subway and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oak Grove to Allston is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oak Grove to Allston is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oak Grove to Allston. However, there are services departing from Oak Grove and arriving at Packards Corner via Boylston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Oak Grove and Allston is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oak Grove to Allston without a car is to subway and line 86 bus which takes 46 min and costs $1 - $8.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Oak Grove to Allston, including transfers.

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Oak Grove to Allston train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Oak Grove station.

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Oak Grove to Allston train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Packards Corner station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oak Grove to Allston is 7 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Oak Grove to Allston.

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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Oak Grove, MA, USA and Allston, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Oak Grove to Allston. However, you can take the subway to Sullivan Square, take the walk to Sullivan Square, then take the line 86 bus to Western Ave opp Riverdale St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oak Grove to Allston via Chinatown and Boylston in around 50 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Oak Grove to Sullivan Square
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Subway from Oak Grove to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Tram from Boylston to Packards Corner
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Sullivan Square to Western Ave opp Riverdale St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Oak Grove to Allston
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$28 - $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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