Select from 5 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound Red Line

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Station to Harvard University 4.7 miles

$27 - $33

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Station to Harvard University 4.7 miles

$13 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from South Station to Harvard University 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from South Station-700 Atlantic Ave to Harvard University / Seas Cruft-Pierce Halls At 29 Oxford St 5.1 miles

$6

What companies run services between South Station, MA, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a vehicle from South Station to Harvard University every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Station to Harvard University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$15 - $22
uberX
$13 - $18
uberXL
$19 - $25
UberBLACK
$26 - $35
uberSUV
$35 - $50
Hubway
Website
thehubway.com
Bike from South Station-700 Atlantic Ave to Harvard University / Seas Cruft-Pierce Halls At 29 Oxford St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6
Bikeshare
$6
Taxi from South Station to Harvard University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$27 - $33
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Website
topcab.us
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between South Station and Harvard University is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from South Station to Harvard University is to subway which costs $3 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from South Station to Harvard University is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $27 - $33.

The subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.