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There are 4 ways to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Walpole to Back Bay Franklin Line

3 alternative options

Bus, line 39 bus  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Main St @ Stone St to Forest Hills 34E
  2. Take the line 39 bus from Forest Hills to Back Bay 39

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) 21.7 miles

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) 21.7 miles

Walpole to Back Bay (Station) by train

The train journey time between Walpole and Back Bay (Station) is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. The fastest train normally takes 36 min. Operated by MBTA, the Walpole to Back Bay (Station) train service departs from Walpole and arrives in Back Bay. Typically 122 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
36 min
Fastest train time:
36 min
Train distance:
18 miles
Trains per week:
122
Cheapest price:
$0
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:31
Last train departs at:
23:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Walpole to Back Bay (Station) train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) is to bus and line 39 bus which costs $0 - $5 and takes 1h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Walpole to Back Bay (Station). However, there are services departing from Main St @ Stone St and arriving at Back Bay via Forest Hills. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Walpole and arriving at Back Bay. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Walpole and Back Bay (Station) is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $0 - $10.

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The train from Walpole to Back Bay takes 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Walpole to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Main St @ Stone St station.

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Walpole to Back Bay (Station) train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Walpole station.

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The best way to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) is to train which takes 36 min and costs $0 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus and line 39 bus, which costs $0 - $5 and takes 1h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Walpole to Back Bay (Station).
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Walpole, MA, USA and Back Bay (Station), MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Walpole to Back Bay hourly. Tickets cost $0 - $10 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Walpole to Back Bay (Station) via Forest Hills in around 1h 27m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Walpole to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$5 - $10
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Main St @ Stone St to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Bus from Forest Hills to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Walpole to Back Bay (Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234
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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Walpole to Back Bay (Station) bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Back Bay station.

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Walpole to Back Bay (Station) train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Back Bay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walpole to Back Bay (Station) is 22 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Walpole to Back Bay (Station).

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