There are 5 ways to get from Springfield to Newton by bus, train or car

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$17 - $40

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Bus, train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma 255 / ...
  2. Take the train from Worcester to Newtonville Framingham/Worcester Line

$18 - $38

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Framingham
  2. Take the bus from Central Hub(37 Waverly St.) to Woodland T Stop GnLnSl / ...

$19 - $26

Train  •  3 h 21 min

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

$31 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Newton 82.9 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Springfield to Newton. However, there are services departing from Springfield, Ma and arriving at Washington St @ Walnut St via Otis St @ Summer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Springfield to Newton. However, there are services departing from Springfield Amtrak and arriving at Newtonville via Worcester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Springfield and Newton is 73 miles. The road distance is 82.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Newton without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Springfield to Newton, including transfers.

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Springfield to Newton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Springfield, Ma station.

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Springfield to Newton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Springfield Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Newton is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Springfield to Newton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Springfield to Newton train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Newtonville station.

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Map of how to get from Springfield to Newton.
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  • Distance: 72.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Springfield to Newton every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Springfield to Newton via Worcester Amtrak and Worcester in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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
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 Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 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 Springfield to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to Framingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Central Hub(37 Waverly St.) to Woodland T Stop
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Springfield to Newton is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Springfield to Newton.

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