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We’re taking Amtrak from NYC (Penn Station) to Boston and living in Cambridge (Memorial Drive). Is it preferable to take the train to South Station or Back Bay Station? What modes of transport will be required to get to Cambridge in that case?
Since there is no subway on Memorial Drive in Cambridge, I recommend exiting at Back Bay and catching a taxi. If you are staying at a hotel, you can inquire about shuttle service. I’m assuming you are staying at the Cambridge Hyatt. If that’s the case, kendrick’s advice is spot on. Although the views of the Boston skyline are stunning, you’ll most likely be taking a cab back and forth to the city.
The Courtyard Cambridge is where we’ll be living. According to their website, the subway’s red line is only 1/2 mile away. Is that a viable option for getting into Boston? We don’t mind going for a stroll.
You can also take a taxi to the hotel for (roughly) $5 from Central Square, or take the 47 bus, which will get you within a few blocks. I’d take the cab because it’s just a few dollars more than two bus tickets. In Central Square, taxi stands can be found on both sides of Massachusetts Avenue.

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PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

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Taking public transportation is the easiest way to see Cambridge. The Red Line subway connects Boston and Cambridge in a fast (5 minute!) and convenient manner, with stops in Kendall Square, Central Square, Harvard Square, Porter Square, and West Cambridge. Boston and East Cambridge are linked by the subway’s Green Line. The bus system connects all areas of Cambridge and allows for easy access to Boston. The MBTA, or “T,” as we call it in Boston, is America’s first and most comprehensive public transportation system. The MBTA, which has a long history of mobility dating back to 1631, is proud to continue its legacy of creativity and high-quality service into the twenty-first century. Monday through Saturday, 5:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.; Sundays, 6:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. The subway or bus fare is a one-way flat fee, regardless of the distance traveled. There are 1-day and 7-day passes available, which include unlimited subway and bus travel. To get a CharlieCard, your T pass for the entire area, go to an MBTA full-service in-station fare vending machine.

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From Cambridge to Worcester, there are no direct routes.

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The bus provides reliable service as well as routes to the most remote locations. From Cambridge to Worcester, there are 6 direct buses a day and 47 buses a week. The trip takes about 2 hours, and tickets start at 18 dollars. There are 8 direct trains a day and 62 trains a week between Cambridge and Worcester. The trip takes around two hours and costs about ten dollars.
By bus from Cambridge to Worcester
Cambridge, which is 47 miles from Worcester, has a diverse bus network. These two locations are separated by a 2-hour drive. Traveling by bus would set you back an average of 21 dollars. Additionally, bus tickets starting at 18 USD are still available. There are two layovers between you and your final destination. Worcester is served by Peter Pan Bus Lines.
Cambridge to Worcester trains
Worcester trains leave from Boston’s South Station and arrive in Worcester. The distance between the two cities is approximately 48 miles. In about 2 hours, you’ll be in the capital. You can get to your destination point for about 27 USD on average. Additionally, ticket prices for the chosen destination can range from 10 to 38 dollars. But don’t be hesitant to buy your tickets ahead of time. The train travels to Worcester, stopping at 18 different stations along the way.

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The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), also known as “The T,” serves Cambridge. In addition to ferry and paratransit facilities, the MBTA operates 1,193 miles of commuter rail, subway, trolley, and bus lines.
Each of Cambridge’s five Red Line stations is around a mile apart (plus a sixth just across the city line in Davis Square, Somerville). For the most part, the heavy rail subway line runs under Massachusetts Avenue until ending at Alewife Station near the Arlington town line. During rush hour, trains are approximately 4 minutes apart, and at all other times, trains are approximately 10 minutes apart.
We’re collaborating with the MBTA on the Better Bus Project, which aims to improve bus service in Cambridge. The MBTA wants to hear from you about bus operations. Please take a few moments to respond to the Better Bus Project’s online survey. Based on the study, collaborations, and public input, the Better Bus Project team will recommend improvements to bus service in late 2018. Between now and 2020, customers should expect service changes and enhancements related to the Better Bus Project.