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Route 86

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  • Detour
    Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, due to the Head of the Charles Regatta.

    No inbound service to Elliot, JFK or N Harvard St.

    Inbound connections:
    Dawes Island (Massachusetts Ave and Garden St)
    Western Ave opposite Riverdale St (after N Harvard)
    No outbound service to N Harvard St, or Elliot St.

    Outbound connections:
    Western Ave and Riverdale St
    Johnston Gate-Harvard Sq for Red Line Connections
    Last Updated: 10/20/2017 03:36P
  • Stop Move (Ongoing)
    The bus stop at Western Ave @ Mackin St is moving about 210 feet east to the front of the Irving Gas Station (500 Western Ave.) beginning Sat Jun 24 until Sep 2018

    Affected routes:
    70 - Inbound
    70A - Inbound
    86 - Outbound
    Last Updated: 6/22/2017 03:28P
Detour: Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Sa… Detour: Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22… Detour: Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, due to the Head of the Charles Regatta. Detour: Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, due to the Head of the Charles Regatta. Detour: Route 86 detoured beginning at 08:00 AM on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, due to the Head of the Charles Regatta. +1 more View

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Stops

Cambridge St @ Brighton St
Cambridge St @ Parker St
Washington St @ Mt Vernon St
Washington St @ Myrtle St - Cobble Hill Apt
Washington St @ Franklin St
Washington St @ Tufts St
Washington St @ McGrath Hwy
Washington St @ Boston St
Washington St @ Washington Terr
Somerville Ave @ Stone Ave
Washington St @ Webster Ave
Washington St opp Parker St
Washington St @ Leland St
Washington St @ Dane St
Washington St @ Beacon St
Kirkland St opp Trowbridge St
Kirkland St @ Kirkland Place
Harvard Sq @ Garden St - Dawes Island
N Harvard St @ Gate 2 Harvard Stadium
N Harvard St @ Western Ave
Western Ave opp Riverdale St
Western Ave @ Everett St
367 Western Ave opp Brighton Mills Mall
Western Ave opp Litchfield St
Western Ave opp Richardson St
Market St @ Vineland St
Market St opp Gardena St
Market St. opp. Mapleton St.
Market St @ Arlington St
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Washington St
Chestnut Hill Ave opp Veronica Smith Ctr
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Academy Hill Rd
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Jackson Ave
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Wiltshire Rd
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Embassy Rd
Chestnut Hill Ave @ South St
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Commonwealth Ave
Chestnut Hill Ave @ Beacon St

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Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday:

Inbound: 05:00A-12:34A

Outbound: 05:39A-01:10A

Saturday:

Inbound: 05:00A-12:28A

Outbound: 05:30A-01:03A

Sunday:

Inbound: 07:30A-09:27P

Outbound: 08:05A-10:11P

Holiday Schedule Information

Upcoming Holidays:
  • Veterans’ Day (November 11, 2017)
  • Thanksgiving Day (November 23, 2017)
  • Christmas Day (December 25, 2017)