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There are 4 ways to get from South Station to North Station (subway) by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  11 min

  1. Take the subway from South Station to Downtown Crossing Red Line
  2. Take the subway from Downtown Crossing to North Station Orange Line

$3

Cheapest option

Line 93 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Devonshire St @ Milk St to N Washington St @ Cooper St 92 / ...

$2 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Station to North Station (subway) 1.3 miles

$7 - $10

Walk  •  21 min

  1. Walk from South Station to North Station (subway) 1.1 miles

South Station to North Station (subway) by walk and bus

The journey time between South Station and North Station (subway) is around 4 min and covers a distance of around 1 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 min. Operated by MBTA, the South Station to North Station (subway) service departs from South Station and arrives in N Washington St @ Cooper St. Typically 530 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4 min
Fastest journey time:
2 min
Services per week:
530
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:26
Last service departs at:
19:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

South Station to North Station (subway) walk and bus schedules

South Station → North Station (subway)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in North Station (subway) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in North Station (subway) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in North Station (subway) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Station to North Station (subway) is to subway which costs $3 and takes 11 min.

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The fastest way to get from South Station to North Station (subway) is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs $7 - $10.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Devonshire St @ Milk St and arriving at N Washington St @ Cooper St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Station station to North Station (subway) station. However, there are services departing from South Station and arriving at North Station via Downtown Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between South Station and North Station (subway) is 5117 feet.

The best way to get from South Station to North Station (subway) without a car is to subway which takes 11 min and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 11 min to get from South Station to North Station (subway), including transfers.

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South Station to North Station (subway) bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Devonshire St @ Milk St station.

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South Station to North Station (subway) train services, operated by MBTA, depart from South Station.

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South Station to North Station (subway) bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at N Washington St @ Cooper St station.

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Map of how to get from South Station to North Station (subway).
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  • Distance: 5117 feet
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between South Station, MA, USA and North Station (subway), MA, USA?

You can take a vehicle from South Station to North Station (subway) via Downtown Crossing in around 11 min. Alternatively, MBTA operates a bus from Devonshire St @ Milk St to N Washington St @ Cooper St every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Downtown Crossing
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Downtown Crossing to North Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from South Station to North Station (subway)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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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