There are 4 ways to get from Southborough to Springfield by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Southborough to Worcester Framingham/Worcester Line
  2. Take the train from Worcester Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$40 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Southborough to Howard Street at Casa del Carne store
  2. Take the train from Framingham to Worcester
  3. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma 277 / ...

$16 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Framingham to Springfield

$18 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Southborough to Springfield 67.6 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southborough to Springfield. However, there are services departing from Downtown Southborough and arriving at Springfield via Rt. 9 Park AND Ride and Framingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Southborough and Springfield is 57 miles. The road distance is 67.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southborough to Springfield without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Southborough to Springfield, including transfers.

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Southborough to Springfield bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Framingham station.

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The best way to get from Southborough to Springfield is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Southborough to Springfield bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Springfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southborough to Springfield is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Southborough to Springfield.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southborough to Springfield.
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  • Distance: 56.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Southborough, MA, USA and Springfield, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Southborough to Springfield via Southborough, Worcester, and Worcester Amtrak in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Southborough to Springfield twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Southborough to Worcester
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from Framingham to Worcester
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
MBTA
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Worcester Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Downtown Southborough to Howard Street at Casa del Carne store
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Worcester to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Framingham to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com

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