There are 6 ways to get from South Boston to Somerville by subway, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from Andrew to Porter Red Line

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Somerville 6.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from South Boston to Somerville 6.2 miles

$1

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Boston to Somerville 6.2 miles

$17 - $23

Walk  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Walk from South Boston to Somerville 5.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  39 min

  1. Cycle from W Broadway At Dorchester St to Somerville City Hall 6.5 miles

$6

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Boston and Somerville is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Boston to Somerville without a car is to subway which takes 22 min and costs .

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The subway from Andrew to Porter takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Boston to Somerville is 6 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from South Boston to Somerville.

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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

MBTA operates a vehicle from South Boston to Somerville every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Andrew to Porter
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Boston to Somerville
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$21 - $29
UberX
$17 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $30
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Blue Bikes
Website
bluebikes.com
Bike from W Broadway At Dorchester St to Somerville City Hall
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6
More information at
bluebikes.com
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from South Boston to Somerville
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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Website
bpdnews.com
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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