Massachusetts Avenue (MBTA Orange Line station)

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MBTA Orange Line Massachusetts Av.jpg
Station headhouse entrance from Massachusetts Avenue
Station statistics
Address 380 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA
Coordinates 42°20′30″N 71°05′00″W / 42.3416°N 71.0833°W / 42.3416; -71.0833Coordinates: 42°20′30″N 71°05′00″W / 42.3416°N 71.0833°W / 42.3416; -71.0833
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened May 4, 1987
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Passengers (2010) 5,248 (weekday average)[1]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
toward Forest Hills
Orange Line
toward Oak Grove
Massachusetts Avenue (MBTA Orange Line station) is located in Boston
Massachusetts Avenue (MBTA Orange Line station)

Massachusetts Avenue is a MBTA subway station on the Orange Line, located at 380 Massachusetts Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts. The station opened in 1987 as part of the renovation and relocation of the southern Orange Line. The Orange line runs parallel to the Northeast Corridor, which carries Amtrak trains and several MBTA commuter rail lines. Connections to the commuter rail are available at Ruggles and Back Bay stations, both one stop away from Massachusetts Avenue. The subway station, coincidentally, has a Subway restaurant inside it.

Nearby Destinations[edit]

Bus connections[edit]

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
M Mezzanine To entrances/exits
Southbound Orange Line toward Forest Hills (Ruggles)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Orange Line toward Oak Grove (Back Bay)

See also[edit]

Huntington Avenue


Like all stations on the Orange Line, this station is wheelchair accessible, unless its single elevator is out of service.


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