Elevator Closure (Ongoing)
Central Elevator 861 (Ashmont/Braintree Platform to Street) is out of service through Spring 2019 to allow for this unit to be replaced.If exiting at Central Square, continue to Kendall Station and utilize free shuttle bus service to Central Square. The shuttle pick-up location is on Main St. near the station entrance for the Alewife platform. Please see station personnel or utilize a station call box to request the shuttle.
If boarding at Central Square, utilize free shuttle bus for service to Kendall Station. The shuttle pick-up location is on Massachusetts Ave. near Elevator 861. Please see station personnel or utilize the station call box at street-level to request the shuttle. 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 only)
Bus and Subway Fares
Nearby MBTA fare retail sales locations
Please report issues with cleanliness, signage, and any other concerns you may have. We will do our best to address the issue as soon as possible.