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There are 4 ways to get from South Boston to Cambridge by subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  17m

  1. Take the subway from Andrew to Central Red Line

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Cambridge 5.8 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  8m

  1. Take an Uber from South Boston to Cambridge 5.8 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1h 32m

  1. Walk from South Boston to Cambridge 4.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Boston to Cambridge is to subway which costs $3 and takes 17m.

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The quickest way to get from South Boston to Cambridge is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 8m.

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The distance between South Boston and Cambridge is 4 miles.

The best way to get from South Boston to Cambridge without a car is to subway which takes 17m and costs $3.

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The subway from Andrew to Central takes 17m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Boston to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 17m

What companies run services between South Boston, MA, USA and Cambridge, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from South Boston to Cambridge every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 17m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Andrew to Central
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Boston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$19 - $26
UberX
$15 - $21
UberXL
$24 - $35
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from South Boston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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