There are 4 ways to get from Worcester to Lowell by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Worcester to Back Bay Framingham/Worcester Line
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell Lowell Line

$15 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus, line 352 bus, line 13 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Boston, Ma 255 / ...
  2. Take the line 352 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St 352 / ...
  3. Take the line 13 bus from Chestnut Street Burlington to Kennedy Center 13

$14 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Worcester to Lowell 40.6 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Worcester to Lowell 40.6 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Worcester to Lowell. However, there are services departing from Worcester, Ma and arriving at Kennedy Center via State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta and Chestnut Street Burlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Worcester and Lowell is 36 miles. The road distance is 40.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Worcester to Lowell without a car is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Worcester to Lowell, including transfers.

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Worcester to Lowell bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Worcester, Ma station.

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The best way to get from Worcester to Lowell is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 352 bus and line 13 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 50 min.

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Worcester to Lowell bus services, operated by Lowell Regional Transit Authority, arrive at Kennedy Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Worcester to Lowell is 41 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Worcester to Lowell.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Lowell. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Worcester to Lowell.
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  • Distance: 35.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Worcester, MA, USA and Lowell, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Worcester to Lowell via Back Bay and North Station in around 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Worcester to Lowell via Boston, Ma, State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta, Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St, and Chestnut Street Burlington in around 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Worcester to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from North Station to Lowell
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Worcester, MA - Union Station to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Lowell Regional Transit Authority
Website
lrta.com
Bus from Chestnut Street Burlington to Kennedy Center
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
lrta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Worcester to Lowell
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 508-754-3211
Website
yellowcabworcester.com
Red Cab
Phone
+1 508-792-9999
Website
worcredcab.com
Worcester Green Cab
Phone
+1 508-459-1611
Website
worcestergreencab.com

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