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There are 8 ways to get from Waltham to Alewife Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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, subway  •  21m

  1. Take the train from Waltham to Porter Fitchburg Line
  2. Take the subway from Porter to Alewife Red Line

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40m

  1. Take the bus from 75 Third Ave to Alewife Station Alewife Shuttle Route B

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Line 70 bus, subway  •  53m

  1. Take the line 70 bus from 702 Main St to Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St 70 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Central to Alewife Red Line

$5 - $9

Line 70 bus, line 83 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Main St @ Appleton St to Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 83 bus from Magazine St @ Green St to Rindge Ave @ Russell Field 83

$4 - $12

Taxi  •  9m

  1. Take a taxi from Waltham to Alewife Station 6.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  9m

  1. Drive from Waltham to Alewife Station 6.1 miles

$1

Uber  •  9m

  1. Take an Uber from Waltham to Alewife Station 6.1 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1h 50m

  1. Walk from Waltham to Alewife Station 5.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Waltham to Alewife Station is to drive which costs $1 and takes 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Waltham to Alewife Station is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 75 Third Ave and arriving at Alewife Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 40m.

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The distance between Waltham and Alewife Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Waltham to Alewife Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 21m and costs $6 - $11.

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It takes approximately 21m to get from Waltham to Alewife Station, including transfers.

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Waltham to Alewife Station bus services, operated by 128 Business Council, depart from 75 Third Ave station.

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Waltham to Alewife Station bus services, operated by 128 Business Council, arrive at Alewife Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waltham to Alewife Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 9m to drive from Waltham to Alewife Station.

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There are 761+ hotels available in Alewife Station. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Duration: 21m

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

128 Business Council operates a bus from Waltham to Alewife Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 40m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Waltham to Porter
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
MBTA
Subway from Porter to Alewife
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Central to Alewife
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
128 Business Council
Phone
781-890-0093
Email
128bc@128bc.org
Website
128bc.org
Bus from 75 Third Ave to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
128bc.org
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from 702 Main St to Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Bus from Main St @ Appleton St to Massachusetts Ave @ Pearl St
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Bus from Magazine St @ Green St to Rindge Ave @ Russell Field
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waltham to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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uber.com
UberPool
$18 - $26
UberX
$15 - $21
UberXL
$26 - $35
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Waltham to Alewife Station
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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