There are five regular bus routes (Bus # 1, 8, 10, 47 and Silver Line) and one cross-town (CT) express bus route (Bus CT3) that serve the Medical Center area. Please check individual schedules for times.

All buses operate seven days a week with less service on Saturday and Sunday, except the CT3, which does not operate on weekends. There are also free shuttle buses that service the Medical Campus area community.

For complete times and schedules please visit the MBTA Website.

Bus Number

Departing From



FROM Harvard Square, Cambridge
Stops Include:

Mass Ave., Symphony, Hynes, Central Sq., Harvard Sq.

FROM Nubian Square Bus Station


FROM Harbor Point/UMASS
Stops Include:

South Bay Center, JFK/UMASS

FROM Kenmore Square
Stops include:

Nubian Square Station, Longwood Medical, Ruggles, Kenmore


FROM Copley Square
Stops Include:

Back Bay, Prudential, Copley

FROM City Point
Stops include:

South Bay Center, Andrew


FROM Central Square, Cambridge
Stops Include:

Nubian Square, Ruggles, Fenway,
Longwood Medical, Central Square

FROM Broadway Station


FROM Downtown, Boston via Washington St.
Stops Include:

Tufts/New England Medical,
Chinatown, near Downtown Crossing,
Boylston St.

FROM Nubian Square Bus Station

Express Bus

No Service on Saturday & Sunday

FROM Longwood Medical Area
Stops Include:

Ruggles, Museum of Fine Arts

FROM Andrew Station