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There are 4 ways to get from Stoneham to Harvard Square by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 132 bus, subway  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Main St @ Maple St to Washington St opp Oak Grove Sta 132
  2. Take the subway from Oak Grove to Downtown Crossing
  3. Take the subway from Downtown Crossing to Harvard

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 132 bus, bus, line 86 bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Main St opp Common St to Malden Center 132
  2. Take the bus from Malden Center to Sullivan Square 104 / ...
  3. Take the line 86 bus from Sullivan Square to Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island 86

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stoneham to Harvard Square 8.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Stoneham to Harvard Square 8.9 miles

$1 - $2

Stoneham to Harvard Square by bus and walk

The journey time between Stoneham and Harvard Square is around 1h 31m and covers a distance of around 13 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h. Operated by MBTA, the Stoneham to Harvard Square service departs from Main St opp Common St and arrives in Harvard Square. Typically 136 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 31m
Fastest journey time:
1h
Services per week:
136
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:05
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stoneham to Harvard Square bus and walk schedules

Stoneham → Harvard Square
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  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harvard Square is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harvard Square is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harvard Square is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Stoneham to Harvard Square is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stoneham to Harvard Square is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stoneham to Harvard Square. However, there are services departing from Main St opp Common St and arriving at Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island via Malden Center and Sullivan Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Stoneham and Harvard Square is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Stoneham to Harvard Square without a car is to line 132 bus and subway which takes 53 min and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Stoneham to Harvard Square, including transfers.

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Stoneham to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Main St opp Common St station.

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Stoneham to Harvard Square bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stoneham to Harvard Square is 9 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Stoneham to Harvard Square.

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  • Distance: 7.5 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Stoneham, MA, USA and Harvard Square, Middlesex County, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Stoneham to Harvard Square via Malden Center, Sullivan Square, and Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island in around 1h 15m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Oak Grove to Downtown Crossing
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Downtown Crossing to Harvard
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Main St @ Maple St to Washington St opp Oak Grove Sta
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Main St opp Common St to Malden Center
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Bus from Malden Center to Sullivan Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Bus from Sullivan Square to Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Taxi from Stoneham to Harvard Square
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
Merrimack Taxi Co
Phone
+1 978-687-0911

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