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Brainerd Road

Allston, Boston Allston, Boston

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.


Mostly flat, minimal bike lanes.

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About this Location

Brainerd Road

Brainerd Road has a Walk Score of 88 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Brainerd Road is a two minute walk from the Green Line at the Griggs St - Outbound stop.

This location is in the Allston neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Judge Summer Z. Kaplan Park, Coolidge Park and Lawton Playground.

Nearby schools include Bay Cove Academy, Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Jackson Mann School.

The closest grocery stores are Constellation Convenience Store, Berezka International Food Store and Lee's II Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Bagel Rising, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks Coffee. There are 125 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Shanghai Social Club, The Glenville Stops and May's Fusion and Cuisine.

Brainerd Road is near Wheelock College, Emmanuel College and Boston University.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. Brainerd Road is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Excellent Transit

Brainerd Road has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Hertz On Demand.

Rail lines:

  • Green Line

    0.1 mi

Bus lines:

  • 66

    0.2 mi

  • 57A

    0.4 mi

  • 57

    0.4 mi

  • 51

    0.4 mi

  • 9701

    0.5 mi

  • 9702

    0.5 mi

  • 9703

    0.5 mi

  • 64

    0.5 mi

  • 501

    0.5 mi

  • 503

    0.5 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

Allston Neighborhood

Brainerd Road is in the Allston neighborhood. Allston is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 86.

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