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There are 5 ways to get from Wellesley College to Brown University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Wellesley Square to Back Bay Framingham/Worcester Line
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$10 - $168

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Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Street to Newton - Wellesley Hospital Wllsly
  2. Take the bus from Newton, MA to Providence, RI

$12

Train, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Wellesley Square to South Station Framingham/Worcester Line
  2. Take the bus from Boston to Providence 3469 / ...

$17 - $35

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wellesley College to Brown University 45.2 miles

$230 - $290

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Wellesley College to Brown University 45.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Wellesley College to Brown University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wellesley College to Brown University is to taxi which costs $230 - $290 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wellesley College to Brown University. However, there are services departing from Central Street and arriving at Providence, RI via Newton, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wellesley College to Brown University. However, there are services departing from Wellesley Square and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Boston Back Bay Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Wellesley College and Brown University is 33 miles. The road distance is 45.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Wellesley College to Brown University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $9 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Wellesley College to Brown University, including transfers.

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Wellesley College to Brown University bus services, operated by MetroWest, depart from Central Street station.

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Wellesley College to Brown University train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Wellesley Square station.

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The best way to get from Wellesley College to Brown University is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $9 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Wellesley College to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 32.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Wellesley College, MA, USA and Brown University, RI, USA?

You can take a train from Wellesley College to Brown University via Wellesley Square, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station, and Providence Amtrak in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wellesley College to Brown University via Central Street, Newton - Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA, and Providence, RI in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Wellesley Square to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from Wellesley Square to South Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
MBTA
Amtrak Acela Express

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Central Street to Newton - Wellesley Hospital
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Newton, MA to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
gobuses.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.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 Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Wellesley College to Brown University
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$230 - $290
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
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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Wellesley College to Brown University bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Providence, RI station.

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Wellesley College to Brown University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wellesley College to Brown University is 45 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Wellesley College to Brown University.

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