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Not close to commuter rail? No parking available at your station? There are other options available to help ease the pain of high gas prices for your commute.

Numerous rivate bus companies offer commuter service from many parts of the Boston region and New Hampshire, to downtown Boston. From there, it’s a short Red Line ride to your Cambridge office.

Amtrak Downeaster (schedule)
Passenger rail service from Boston's North Station to southeast New Hampshire and southern Maine.  Commuter passes and tickets are available.

Bloom Bus Lines (schedules to Boston, from Boston)
Boston (Park Square and South Station) to Taunton, Raynham,Easton, Bridgewater, and Brockton

Boston Express (schedules)
Boston (South Station) to Concord, Manchester, Londonderry, Salem and Nashua, NH via I-93 and Route 3

C&J Trailways (schedules to Boston, from Boston)

Boston (Haymarket and Financial District) to Newburyport,Portsmouth NH, Dover NH

Coach Company (schedule)
Boston to Amesbury, Boxford, Georgetown, Groveland, Haverhill, Lynnfield, Newburyport, Peabody and Plaistow NH

Concord Trailways (schedules: Maine, New Hampshire)
Boston to Portland, Maine (and points north), Londonderry, Manchester and Concord NH, and points north.

DATTCO (schedules)
Boston to New Bedford and Taunton

Merrimack Valley RTA (schedule)
Commuter bus service to Boston from Methuen, Andover, and Lawrence

Plymouth & Brockton Street Railway (schedule to Boston, from Boston)
Boston to Plymouth, Kingston, Rockland, Marshfield, Hanover, Duxbury, and Cape Cod

Yankee Bus Lines (schedule)
Boston to Acton/Concord


For more information on these services, please contact each operator directly via the links above.  Charles River TMA does not operate or manage the services listed on this page.

Charles River TMA
P.O. Box 425255
Cambridge, MA 02142
Ph: 617.324.6118
Fax: 617.253.9402