Central Square, Cambridge, intersection of Massachusetts Ave and Western Ave, Prospect St, and Magazine St. Get directions
Elevator Closure (Upcoming)
Central Elevator 861 (Ashmont/Braintree Platform to Street) will be out of service from April 2, 2018 to Spring, 2019 to allow for this unit to be replaced.
Customers looking for service to Central Square should continue to Kendall Station and utilize free shuttle bus service to Central Square. Please see station personnel for assistance requesting the shuttle.
If boarding at Central Square, a free shuttle bus will be available to Kendall Station. As an alternative, cross the street and take Elevator 860 to the Alewife-bound platform. Take the Red Line to Harvard Square and switch to an Ashmont-/Braintree-bound train.
No parking information is available for this station.
Central is accessible. It has the following features:
- Escalator Up
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