Bellevue station (MBTA)

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Bellevue
Shelter at Bellevue station, May 2012.JPG
Bellevue station in May 2012
Location35 Colbert Street
West Roxbury, Massachusetts
Coordinates42°17′12″N 71°08′44″W / 42.2866°N 71.1456°W / 42.2866; -71.1456Coordinates: 42°17′12″N 71°08′44″W / 42.2866°N 71.1456°W / 42.2866; -71.1456
Owned byMassachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Line(s)
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
ConnectionsBus transport MBTA Bus: 35, 36, 37, 38
Construction
Parking37 spaces ($4.00 fee)
2 accessible spaces
Bicycle facilities8
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone1
History
OpenedJune 3, 1850[1]
Traffic
Passengers (2013)278 (weekday inbound average)[2]
Services
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Needham Line
Former services
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
toward Millis
Millis Branch
Closed 1967
New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
toward Woonsocket
Charles River Line

Bellevue is an MBTA Commuter Rail station in West Roxbury, Massachusetts. Located in the Bellevue neighborhood, it serves the Needham Line. It originally opened in 1850 on the Boston and Providence Railroad's West Roxbury Branch. The station has a mini-high platform for handicapped accessibility.

Bus connections[edit]

Four MBTA Bus routes connect to Bellevue. All run from Forest Hills to points south and west.

  • 35 Dedham Mall/Stimson Street - Forest Hills Station via Belgrade Avenue & Centre Street
  • 36 Charles River Loop or V.A. Hospital - Forest Hills Station via Belgrade Avenue & Centre Street
  • 37 Baker & Vermont Streets - Forest Hills Station via Belgrade Avenue & Centre Street
  • 38 Wren Street - Forest Hills Station via Centre & South Streets

References[edit]

  1. ^ Humphrey, Thomas J.; Clark, Norton D. (1985). Boston's Commuter Rail: The First 150 Years. Boston Street Railway Association. ISBN 9780685412947.
  2. ^ "Ridership and Service Statistics" (PDF) (14th ed.). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2014.

External links[edit]

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