There are 4 ways to get from Springfield to Amherst by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA

$9 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Springfield to Amherst 26 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Amherst 26 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Springfield to Amherst 26 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Springfield, MA and arriving at Amherst, MA. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Springfield and Amherst is 19 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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The bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA takes 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Springfield to Amherst bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Springfield, MA station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Springfield to Amherst is 26 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Springfield to Amherst.

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Map of how to get from Springfield to Amherst.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Springfield to Amherst every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 50 min.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Uber Western MA
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Springfield to Amherst
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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UberX
$30 - $40
UberXL
$50 - $65
Taxi from Springfield to Amherst
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 413-781-7777
Website
acetaxi1.com

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