Riverway (MBTA station)

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Green Line Type 7 streetcar at Riverway.jpg
Tram rounding the corner of South Huntington and Huntington Avenues at Riverway
Location South Huntington Avenue at Huntington Ave.
Boston, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°19′54.1″N 71°6′43.2″W / 42.331694°N 71.112000°W / 42.331694; -71.112000Coordinates: 42°19′54.1″N 71°6′43.2″W / 42.331694°N 71.112000°W / 42.331694; -71.112000
Owned by Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
  Green Line– "E" Branch
Platforms None - Passengers must wait on sidewalks
Connections Bus transport MBTA Bus: 39, 66
Passengers (2013) 495 (weekday average boardings)[1]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
toward Heath Street
Green Line
toward Lechmere

Riverway is a station on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Green Line "E" Branch in Boston, Massachusetts. The station is located on a street running segment of the streetcar line that runs down the middle of South Huntington Avenue.

Riverway is 33 minutes from Lechmere and 2 minutes from Heath Street. Riverway is also the closest surface transfer between the D and E branches; Brookline Village station is a 7-minute walk away.

Riverway has no platforms; passengers merely wait at a large "T" sign on the sidewalk, and must board or disembark streetcars in mixed traffic in the middle of the street.

Station layout[edit]

Outbound "E" Branch toward Heath (Back of the Hill)
Inbound '"E" Branch toward Lechmere (Mission Park)

Bus connections[edit]


  1. ^ "Ridership and Service Statistics" (PDF) (14 ed.). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2014. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 

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