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There are 4 ways to get from Somerville to Quincy by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the subway from Porter to Quincy Center Red Line

$3

3 alternative options

Line 93 bus, train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Sullivan Square to Devonshire St @ Milk St 93 / ...
  2. Take the train from South Station to Quincy Center Middleborough/Lakeville Line / ...

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Somerville to Quincy 13.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Somerville to Quincy 13.1 miles

$1 - $2

Somerville to Quincy by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Somerville and Quincy is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 36 min. Operated by MBTA, the Somerville to Quincy service departs from Sullivan Square and arrives in Quincy Center. Typically 195 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
46 min
Fastest journey time:
36 min
Journey distance:
12 miles
Services per week:
195
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Somerville to Quincy bus, walk and train schedules

Somerville → Quincy
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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 Quincy is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Quincy is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Quincy 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: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Somerville to Quincy is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Somerville to Quincy is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Porter and arriving at Quincy Center. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Somerville and Quincy is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Somerville to Quincy without a car is to subway which takes 39 min and costs $3.

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The subway from Porter to Quincy Center takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Somerville to Quincy train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Porter station.

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Somerville to Quincy train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Quincy Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Somerville to Quincy is 13 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Somerville to Quincy.

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There are 326+ hotels available in Quincy. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Somerville, MA, USA and Quincy, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from Porter to Quincy Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Porter to Quincy Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Quincy Center
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Somerville to Quincy
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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