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There are 4 ways to get from South Station to Needham by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from South Station to Needham Center Needham Line

$3 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Station to Needham 12.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from South Station to Needham 12.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Station to Needham 12.3 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from South Station to Needham is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Station to Needham is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Station station and arriving at Needham Center. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between South Station and Needham is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Station to Needham without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $3 - $9.

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The train from South Station to Needham Center takes 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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South Station to Needham train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at South Station.

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South Station to Needham train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Needham Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Station to Needham is 12 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from South Station to Needham.

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There are 747+ hotels available in Needham. Prices start at $134 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Station to Needham.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

MBTA operates a train from South Station to Needham hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Station to Needham
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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UberPool
$28 - $40
UberX
$25 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from South Station to Needham
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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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