Get to Places of Interest on Public Transportation

 

You can get to virtually anywhere using the MBTA transit system.  Here are some places of interest and directions on how to get there.  If there is a place you do not see below, to use their trip planner. A map of these places is also available.

AIRPORT boston
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: Porter Square Station
Change to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Porter Square Station
    To: South Station
Change to Silver Line T
Silver Line T (Toward Airport):
    From: South Station
    To: Desired Airport Terminal
OR
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
    To: Harvard Square
Switch to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Harvard Square Station
    To: South Station
Change to Silver Line T
Silver Line T (Toward Airport):
    From: South Station
    To: Desired Airport Terminal

BOSTON COMMONS
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
    To: Lincoln St. & Beach St. (South Station)
Change
Walk (3 Blocks):
    From: South Station
    To: Boston Commons
OR
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
            To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Change to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward North Station):
            From: Hynes Convention Center/ICA Station
            To: Park Street Station
OR
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: Porter Square Station
Change to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Porter Square Station
    To: Park Street

BURLINGTON MALL
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
    To: Lincoln St. & Beach St. (South Station)
Switch to Red Line T
Red Line T (Outbound toward Alewife):
    From: South Station
    To: Alewife Station
Switch to Bus
350 Bus (Burlington via Mall):
    From: Alewife Station
    To: Burlington Mall Rd. opposite Meadow Rd.

DOWNTOWN CROSSING
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
    To: Federal St. & Franklin St.
Change
Walk (2 Blocks)
    From: Federal St. & Franklin St.
    To: Downtown Crossing
OR
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station)
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: Porter Square Station
Switch to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Porter Square Station
    To: Downtown Crossing Station
OR
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
    To: Harvard Square
Switch to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Harvard Square Station
    To: Downtown Crossing Station

FENWAY PARK
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: North Station
Switch to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward Kenmore Square):
    From: North Station
    To: Kenmore Square Station
OR
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
            To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Change
Walk (5 Blocks)
            From: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
            To: Fenway Park

MOODY STREET
Walk (1.75 Miles)
        From: Brandeis Main Entrance
        To: Moody Street
OR
BranVan or Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Waltham Route):
        From: Brandeis Loop Road
        To: Moody Street
OR
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
To: Carter St. & Waltham Commuter Rail Station

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS (MFA)
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Switch to Green Line T
Green Line T [E Line] (Outbound toward Heath Street):
    From: Hynes Convention Center/ICA
    To: Museum of Fine Arts Station
OR
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: Porter Square Station
Change to Red Line T
Red Line T (Inbound toward Ashmont/Braintree):
    From: Porter Square Station
    To: Downtown Crossing Station
Change to Orange Line T
Orange Line T (Outbound toward Forest Hills):
    From: Downtown Crossing Station
    To: Ruggles Station

MUSEUM OF SCIENCE
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
            To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Change to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward North Station):
            From: Hynes Convention Center/ICA Station
            To: Science Park Station
OR
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: North Station
Switch to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward Kenmore Square):
    From: North Station
    To: Science Park Station


NATICK MALL
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
    To: Carter St. & Waltham Commuter Rail Station
Switch Busses
505 Bus (Express Bus Central Square, Waltham - Downtown Boston via Moody St. & Masspike)
    From: St. & Waltham Commuter Rail Station
    To: Commonwealth Ave. opposite Pamella Ct.
Change
Walk (2 Blocks)
    From: Commonwealth Ave. opposite Pamella Ct.
    To: Auburndale Commuter Rail Station
Switch to Commuter Rail
Commuter Rail Framingham/Worcester Line (Outbound toward Worcester)
    From: Auburndale Station
    To: West Natick Station
Change
Walk (1 mile)
    From: West Natick Station
    To: Natick Mall

NEWBURY STREET
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
            To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Change
Walk (2 Blocks)
            From: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
            To: Newbury St.
OR
Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: North Station
Switch to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward Kenmore Square):
    From: North Station
    To: Copley Station

TD BANKNORTH/NORTH STATION

Commuter Rail Fitchburg/S. Acton Line (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Brandeis/Roberts Station
    To: North Station
OR
Brandeis Crystal Shuttle (Thursday - Sunday only):
    From: Brandeis University
            To: Corner of Massachusetts Ave. & Beacon St.
Switch to Green Line T
Green Line T (Inbound toward North Station):
    From: Hynes Convention Center/ICA Station
    To: North Station

WATERTOWN MALL
553 Bus (Downtown - Newton Corner via Masspike):
    From: South St. opposite Brandeis entrance
    To: Carter St. & Waltham Commuter Rail Station
Switch Busses
70 Bus (University Park via Arsenal St & Central Sq):
    From: Carter St. & Waltham Commuter Rail Station
    To: Arsenal St. opposite Arlington St.

WRENTHAM OUTLETS
Boston Common Coach ($35-$45/person-Sundays)
    From: Brandeis Main Entrance 9:15am
    To: Wrentham Premium Outlets
    Return: Leaves Wrentham 3:00pm

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