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Centre Street

Very Walkable

South Dorchester Neighborhood, Boston

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Centre Street

Centre Street has a Walk Score of 78 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Centre Street is a two minute walk from the Red Line at the Shawmut Station - Outbound stop.

This location is in the South Dorchester neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Cronin Park, Wellesley Park and Centervale Park.

Nearby schools include Pope John Paul Ii Catholic Academy Dorchester Ctr, Patrick O'Hearn Elementary School and Epiphany School.

The closest grocery stores are Maria Market, St Peter Market Co and American Food Basket.

Nearby coffee shops include Dot2Dot Café, Dunkin' Donuts and FunTea Cafe. There are 30 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Canton House, Charlie's House of Pizza and Dimitrios House of Pizza.

Centre Street is near University of Massachusetts - Boston, Wentworth Institute of Technology and Northeastern University.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Centre Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Excellent Transit

Centre Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.1 mi

  • Mattapan High-Speed Line

    0.6 mi

  • Franklin Line

    0.7 mi

  • Fairmount Line

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 18

    0.1 mi

  • 15

    0.1 mi

  • 215

    0.1 mi

  • 19

    0.3 mi

  • 201

    0.3 mi

  • 202

    0.3 mi

  • 210

    0.3 mi

  • 22

    0.3 mi

  • 26

    0.3 mi

  • 45

    0.3 mi

Car shares:


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

South Dorchester Neighborhood

Centre Street is in the South Dorchester neighborhood. South Dorchester is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 81.

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