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A5

Connecting Alewife Station to the Winter Street area of Waltham, east of Gatehouse Drive

Schedule

A5 Schedule

Schedule Effective Date: 01.22.2024

Route A5 replaces former Alewife Route C.
This shuttle operates Monday-Friday only.
All times are approximate. Arrive 5+ minutes early.

Alewife Station
80 Second Ave (Boston Dynamics)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
200 West St (Boston Properties)
Alewife Station
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BUS NUMBER001002003004005006
depart Alewife StationShuttle Stop #26:507:207:508:208:509:40
arrive 200 West StBoston Properties7:047:358:078:379:069:54
arrive 225 Second AveSanofi7:087:398:118:419:109:58
arrive 266 Second Avealso serves 275 Second Ave7:097:408:128:429:119:59
arrive 360 Second AveBoston Dynamics/Snapdragon Chemistry7:117:428:148:449:1310:01
arrive 21 Hickory DrGenesis7:137:448:168:469:1510:03
arrive 80 Second AveBoston Dynamics7:157:468:188:489:1710:05

Schedule

BUS NUMBER001002003004005006
depart 200 West StBoston Properties4:104:505:206:006:357:00
depart 225 Second AveSanofi4:144:545:246:046:397:04
depart 360 Second AveBoston Dynamics/Snapdragon Chemistry4:164:565:266:066:417:06
depart 21 Hickory DrGenesis4:184:585:286:086:437:08
depart 266 Second Avealso serves 275 Second Ave4:205:005:306:106:457:10
depart 80 Second AveBoston Dynamics4:215:015:316:116:467:11
arrive Alewife Station4:425:235:536:337:057:29

Fares & Tickets

Find everything you need to know about paying & boarding using our rider app here.

Single ride full price in app or exact cash $5
10-ride pass full price only available in app $50
20-ride pass full price only available in app $100
40-ride pass full price only available in app $200
Single ride reduced (member) price only available in app $2.75
10-ride pass reduced (member) price only available in app $25
20-ride pass reduced (member) price only available in app $50
40-ride pass reduced (member) price only available in app $100

Policies & Procedures

   Arrive at your shuttle stop 5+ minutes before the scheduled departure time. Shuttles will not wait for late riders.

Inform the driver of your destination as you board. Driver will skip unneeded stops.

   Do not put personal belongings on seats when those seats are needed by fellow riders.

   Minimize conversations on the shuttle and use headphones when listening to audio.

   Do not eat on the shuttle and do not use foul language.

   Do not bring pets. Only services animals are allowed on the shuttle due to space & allergy concerns.

   Treat the driver & other passengers with courtesy & respect.

Station Pickup Location

Navigating from underground Red Line exit point to ground-level shuttle pickup area

Navigating from underground Red Line exit point to ground-level shuttle pickup area

 

Service Area Map

All of the stops currently served by A5: Alewife Shuttle are shown below.
Click on any stop icon for additional information.