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There are 4 ways to get from Woburn to Alewife Station by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Line 354 bus, subway

  1. Take the line 354 bus from Common St @ Woburn City Hall to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta
  2. Take the subway from Park Street to Alewife

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Line 354 bus, line 350 bus

  1. Take the line 354 bus from Pleasant St @ Abbott St to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St to Alewife

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Woburn to Alewife Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Woburn to Alewife Station

Woburn to Alewife Station by bus

The bus journey time between Woburn and Alewife Station is around 1h 25m and covers a distance of around 21 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 12 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 11m. Operated by MBTA, the Woburn to Alewife Station bus service departs from Pleasant St @ Abbott St and arrives in Alewife. Typically 80 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 13m
Layover time:
12 min
Total time:
1h 25m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 11m
Bus distance:
21 miles
Buses per week:
80
Cheapest price:
$0
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:55
Last bus departs at:
20:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Woburn to Alewife Station bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Woburn to Alewife Station is to drive which costs $1 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Woburn to Alewife Station is to taxi which costs $27 - $35 and takes 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Woburn to Alewife Station. However, there are services departing from Pleasant St @ Abbott St and arriving at Alewife via Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Woburn and Alewife Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Woburn to Alewife Station without a car is to line 354 bus and subway which takes 1h 4m and costs $1 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Woburn to Alewife Station, including transfers.

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Woburn to Alewife Station bus services, operated by MBTA, depart from Pleasant St @ Abbott St station.

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Woburn to Alewife Station bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Alewife station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Woburn to Alewife Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Woburn to Alewife Station.

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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Woburn, MA, USA and Alewife Station, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Woburn to Alewife Station via Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St in around 1h 35m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Park Street to Alewife
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Senior
$2
Adult
$3
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Common St @ Woburn City Hall to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Bus from Pleasant St @ Abbott St to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Bus from Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St to Alewife
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
MBTA
Children 11 and under
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Woburn to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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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