South Street (MBTA station)

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Not to be confused with South Station (MBTA station).
Comm Ave at South Street in Brighton at night.jpg
South Street station from above
Station statistics
Address Commonwealth Avenue at South Street, Brighton, MA
Coordinates 42°20′22.31″N 71°9′26.96″W / 42.3395306°N 71.1574889°W / 42.3395306; -71.1574889Coordinates: 42°20′22.31″N 71°9′26.96″W / 42.3395306°N 71.1574889°W / 42.3395306; -71.1574889
  Green Line "B" branch
Platforms 2 narrow side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Owned by Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Passengers (2007 daily) 237[1]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Green Line

South Street is a stop on the MBTA Green Line's "B" branch from Boston College to Government Center. It is between Boston College and Chestnut Hill Avenue. There is no parking available.

In 2005, the station became the penultimate station before the western terminus at Boston College when the Greycliff Road stop closed down.[2]

South Street is the lowest-ridership stop on the "B" Branch, with just 235 daily boardings at a 2007 survey.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Street/Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Outbound "B" Branch toward Boston College (Terminus)
Inbound "B" Branch toward Government Center (Chestnut Hill Avenue)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


  1. ^ a b "Ridership and Service Statistics". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2010. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Belcher, Jonathan (23 March 2013). "Changes to Transit Service in the MBTA district" (PDF). NETransit. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 

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