128BC/The Grid Shuttles will NOT operate on Memorial Day (Mon 5/27/24). View our complete holiday service schedule.


Connecting Alewife Station to Lexington Center with no stops


R2 Schedule

Schedule Effective Date: 01.22.2024

Route R2 replaces the former REV Bus-Lexington Center route.
This shuttle operates Monday-Friday only.
All times are approximate. Arrive 5+ minutes early.

depart Lexington CenterDepot Square7:208:45
arrive Alewife Station7:389:03


depart Alewife StationShuttle Stop #14:355:55
arrive Lexington CenterDepot Square4:536:10

Fares & Tickets

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

Single ride in app or exact cash $1
10-ride pass only available in app $9
20-ride pass only available in app $18
40-ride pass only available in app $35

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 R2: REV Bus Lexington Center Express are shown below.
Click on any stop icon for additional information.