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About Cambridge

Cambridge, Massachusetts, is known for its stellar academic institutions (just like its English counterpart), located just across the Charles River from Boston. MIT and Harvard bring thousands of bright young minds to Cambridge, so expect to see lots of bars and restaurants to cater to the student crowd. Harvard University's campus is a draw for locals and visitors alike; walk through the historic Harvard Yard or visit some of the campus museums, the Harvard Art Museums and Harvard Museum of Natural History.

Harvard Square and Central Square are two hubs for shopping, dining, and nightlife. Some local favorites include Lamplighter Brewing Company on Broadway, the Mad Monkfish for sushi, and Shay's Pub & Wine Bar. Sweat off your hangover the next day with a bike ride or walk along the Charles River Esplanade, with excellent views of the Boston skyline.

Cambridge connects to Boston's subway system, the T, on the red line. This makes it easy to reach Boston Logan Airport via public transportation. The nearest Amtrak station is also in Boston, but some intercity buses offer service directly into Cambridge. Go Buses and FlixBus US connect Cambridge to New York, Hartford, and Philadelphia with affordable bus tickets.

What bus companies travel to Cambridge, Massachusetts?

Located in Massachusetts, Cambridge is accessible by bus from 28 other cities. You can choose from 38 daily scheduled trips when you search for buses to Cambridge on Wanderu. FlixBus US usually has the most buses on any given day.

Bus companies serving Cambridge

BusRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US15013h 36m$96.35
Greyhound2319h 51m$116.22
Go Buses14h 15m$45.13
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment.

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound buses are outfitted with power outlets, free WiFi, restrooms, and air conditioning for your comfort.

  • GoBuses is a popular bus company with cheap tickets on various routes across the Northeast. GoBuses’ top priority is providing reliable, safe travel for all passengers. The carrier also offers onboard amenities for your comfort, including extra legroom, free Wi-Fi, clean restrooms on every bus, and power outlets at your seat.

Which bus carrier has the best service to Cambridge?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Cambridge by bus with Go Buses giving them a 4.2 rating out of 5.

Travelers also mentioned that Go Buses had the most comfortable bus service to Cambridge taking into account the seats and amenities that Go Buses offers. They rate Go Buses a 4.2 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard.

If you are looking to arrive to Cambridge punctually, travelers suggest that CoachRun has the best on time performance on their bus schedules to Cambridge, rating them a 4.5 based on their on time arrivals.

Frequently Asked Questions

$24.00 is the cheapest price for a bus ticket to Cambridge, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Cambridge. In the last month, buses from New York to Cambridge had the lowest average price at $34.81.

The busiest bus station in Cambridge is 2 Cambridgepark Dr. As Cambridge's main station, it has the most buses coming and going. However, a popular alternative is Alewife Bus Station.

The closest airport to Cambridge is Boston Logan Intl Airport (BOS), it is located 5.4 miles from the city center of Cambridge.
Cambridge ranks number 6 among most popular bus destinations in the region. It also ranks number 436 in United States. Cambridge ranks number 5 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to Cambridge via bus service. On average 3 direct daily bus trips serve Cambridge.
The population of Cambridge is 110402. Cambridge ranks number 5 in terms of population in Massachusetts and number 304 in all of United States.
Bus tickets to Cambridge range from for a short trip to Cambridge, while a 60 to 200 mile bus trip to Cambridge starts at , and a longer trip by bus to Cambridge can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as $24.
Traveling by bus is very popular with those going to visit their friends in Cambridge. With good deals available and ability to plan last minute, a bus ticket to Cambridge is the best way to get some facetime with your friends and with great bus locations in Cambridge you'll arrive near the action ready to hit the town with your friends.
The closest bus station to the city center of Cambridge is 2 Cambridgepark Dr, located just 2.2 miles away. Select 2 Cambridgepark Dr as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Cambridge. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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