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There are 4 ways to get from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway

  1. Take the train from Wellesley Square to Back Bay
  2. Take the subway from Back Bay to Forest Hills

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Train, line 39 bus

  1. Take the train from Wellesley Square to Back Bay
  2. Take the line 39 bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to 775 Centre St

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain

Drive

  1. Drive from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain

Wellesley to Jamaica Plain by train and subway

The journey time between Wellesley and Jamaica Plain is around 53 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 7 min. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by MBTA, the Wellesley to Jamaica Plain service departs from Wellesley Square and arrives in Forest Hills. Typically 146 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
45 min
Layover time:
7 min
Total time:
53 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
18 miles
Services per week:
146
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wellesley to Jamaica Plain train and subway schedules

Wellesley → Jamaica Plain
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Rules to follow in United States

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Travel within United States

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jamaica Plain is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Jamaica Plain is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Jamaica Plain is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain is to taxi which costs $35 - $50 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain. However, there are services departing from Wellesley Square and arriving at Forest Hills via Back Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Wellesley and Jamaica Plain is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain without a car is to train and subway which takes 50 min and costs $1 - $12.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain, including transfers.

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Wellesley to Jamaica Plain train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Wellesley Square station.

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Wellesley to Jamaica Plain train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Forest Hills station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wellesley to Jamaica Plain is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain.

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There are 478+ hotels available in Jamaica Plain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Wellesley, MA, USA and Jamaica Plain, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain. However, you can take the train to Back Bay, take the walk to Back Bay, then take the subway to Forest Hills. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain via Back Bay and Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St in around 1h 2m.

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
$0 - $9
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$4 - $9
Subway from Back Bay to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to 775 Centre St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Wellesley to Jamaica Plain
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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