Washington Square (MBTA station)

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Washington Square MBTA station, Brookline MA.jpg
Looking outbound at Washington Square station
Location Intersection of Beacon Street and Washington Street, Brookline
Coordinates 42°20′21.32″N 71°8′7.39″W / 42.3392556°N 71.1353861°W / 42.3392556; -71.1353861Coordinates: 42°20′21.32″N 71°8′7.39″W / 42.3392556°N 71.1353861°W / 42.3392556; -71.1353861
Owned by Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
  Green Line "C" branch
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus transport MBTA Bus: 65
Disabled access Yes
Passengers (2011) 1,091 (weekday average)[1]
Preceding station   MBTA.svg MBTA   Following station
Green Line

Washington Square is a surface stop on the Green Line "C" Branch located in the Washington Square neighborhood of Brookline, Massachusetts. Washington Square is the 4th-busiest surface stop on the line, with 1,091 daily boardings in 2013.[1] Its platforms have been raised to interface with low-floor trams, making the stop handicapped accessible.

Station layout[edit]

Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Outbound "C" Branch toward Cleveland Circle (Tappan Street)
Inbound "C" Branch toward North Station (Fairbanks)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Bus connections[edit]

Washington Square also serves one MBTA Bus route:

  • 65 Brighton Center - Kenmore Station via Washington Street, Brookline Village & Brookline Avenue


  1. ^ a b "Ridership and Service Statistics" (PDF). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. 2014. Retrieved 11 September 2015. 

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