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There are 4 ways to get from Savin Hill to Harvard Square by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from Savin Hill to Harvard Red Line

$3

Cheapest option

Line 15 bus, line 1 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Hancock St @ Bowdoin St to Nubian 15
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Nubian to Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St 1

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Savin Hill to Harvard Square 6.9 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Savin Hill to Harvard Square 6.9 miles

$1

Savin Hill to Harvard Square by bus and walk

The journey time between Savin Hill and Harvard Square is around 54 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 35 min. Operated by MBTA, the Savin Hill to Harvard Square service departs from Hancock St @ Bowdoin St and arrives in Harvard Square. Typically 749 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
54 min
Fastest journey time:
35 min
Services per week:
749
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:02
Last service departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Savin Hill to Harvard Square bus and walk schedules

Savin Hill → Harvard Square
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Savin Hill to Harvard Square is to drive which costs $1 and takes 12 min.

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The fastest way to get from Savin Hill to Harvard Square is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $27 - $32.

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No, there is no direct bus from Savin Hill to Harvard Square. However, there are services departing from Hancock St @ Bowdoin St and arriving at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St via Nubian. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Savin Hill and arriving at Harvard. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Savin Hill and Harvard Square is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Savin Hill to Harvard Square without a car is to subway which takes 25 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Savin Hill to Harvard takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Savin Hill to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Hancock St @ Bowdoin St station.

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Savin Hill to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Savin Hill station.

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Savin Hill to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St station.

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Map of how to get from Savin Hill to Harvard Square.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Savin Hill, MA, USA and Harvard Square, Middlesex County, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from Savin Hill to Harvard every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Savin Hill to Harvard Square via Nubian and Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St in around 54 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Savin Hill to Harvard
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Hancock St @ Bowdoin St to Nubian
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Nubian to Massachusetts Ave @ Holyoke St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Savin Hill to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
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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Savin Hill to Harvard Square train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Savin Hill to Harvard Square is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Savin Hill to Harvard Square.

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