The Columbia Road entrance/exit at JFK/Umass Station will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, September 18, through Wednesday, November 1, due to construction.
The Columbia Road entrance/exit at JFK/Umass Station will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, September 18, through Wednesday, November 1, due to structural repairs of the walkway between Columbia Rd and JFK/UMASS Station. During the closure, customers should plan on adding 5-10 minutes to their commute due to a longer path of travel to and from the station.
Customers can enter the station via the adjacent stairway on Columbia Road down to the busway or the station entrance in the busway via Old Colony Ave.
To exit the station, use the Ashmont platform exit to Columbia Rd or the busway. Customers can exit the Braintree platform by crossing over to the Braintree platform via stairs or elevator.
For the accessible path of travel, please follow the posted advisory maps at the station. Customers impacted by this construction and who require additional assistance, please call:
Map of entrance:
Map of exit:
Station Issue (Ongoing)
Beginning Monday, June 12, the pedestrian walkway near Kendall/MIT Station (inbound) will be closed due to MIT construction.
Access to the Kendall/MIT Station will remain open and accessible on the Main Street side of the station throughout this construction.
The pedestrian plaza between Carleton Street and Main Street in Kendall Square will be closed due to the construction of an underground garage.
Customers are encouraged to utilize alternative paths to/from the station using the paths on Ames Street, Dock Street, or Wadsworth Street.
Station Issue (Ongoing)
The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed through Summer 2020 due to construction.
For access to Braintree Station during this closure, travel down to the first floor and use the pedestrian crosswalk to enter the station at the street level.
This closure is due to the South Shore Parking Garages Improvements and Renovations Project. The pedestrian bridge will be replaced by a new garage lobby featuring elevators and stairwells.
Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday:
Holiday Schedule InformationUpcoming Holidays:
- Columbus Day (October 9, 2017)
- Veterans’ Day (November 11, 2017)
- Thanksgiving Day (November 23, 2017)