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MBTA Commuter Rails

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The MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority) runs the subway and street car system in Boston and the commuter rail lines that come into North and South Stations.



A variety of passes and fares are available to fit your commuting needs.

  • With the Charlie Card subway rides are $2.75, and the basic bus fare is $2.00. Children under 11 ride free when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Monthly passes allow for unlimited travel on all MBTA services and have built-in discounts and benefits such as reduced auto insurance rates.
  • Student discount semester passes are available up to one month prior to the start of each semester at Student Services in Lyons Hall, Room 103.



T Green Line

The Green line serves downtown Boston and four areas:

MBTA Commuter Rail Lines

MBTA All Lines Map