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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 $2.25, and the local bus fare is $1.70. Children 11 years old and under ride free when accompanied by an asult. 
  • 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 Boston College branch of the MBTA's "Green Line" (B Train) ends at the foot of the campus on Commonwealth Avenue.

MBTA Commuter Rail Lines

MBTA All Lines Map