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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  38 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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The distance between South Station and Needham is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The train from South Station to Needham Center takes 38 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Station station and arriving at Needham Center. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Map of how to get from South Station to Needham.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

MBTA operates a train from South Station to Needham every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 38 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
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$27 - $40
UberX
$25 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from South Station to Needham
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
http://bpdnews.com/
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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