Washington Square (MBTA station)

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Inbound train at Washington Square station, April 2016.JPG
An inbound train at Washington Square station in April 2016
Location Beacon Street at Washington Street
Brookline, Massachusetts
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
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Bus transport MBTA Bus: 65
Disabled access Yes
Rebuilt c. 2002
Passengers (2011) 1,091 (weekday average boardings)[1]
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Green Line

Washington Square is a surface light rail stop on the MBTA Green Line "C" Branch, located in the median of Beacon Street in the Washington Square neighborhood of Brookline, Massachusetts. Washington Square is the 4th-busiest surface stop on the line, with 1,091 daily boardings by a 2011 count.[1] Its platforms were raised to interface with low-floor trams around 2002, 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 is served by one MBTA Bus route:


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

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