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Dorchester Street

Dorchester Street

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.


Some hills, excellent bike lanes.

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Dorchester Street

Dorchester Street has a Walk Score of 86 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Dorchester Street is a 11 minute walk from the Red Line at the Andrew Station - Outbound stop.

This location is in the South Boston neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Thomas Park, Dorchester Heights National Historic Site and Columbus Park.

Nearby schools include Patrick F Gavin Middle School, Michael J Perkins Elementary School and St Peter Academy.

The closest grocery stores are Llanera Supermarket, Bell's Market and Family Market.

Nearby coffee shops include P S Gourmet Coffee, Amsterdam Cafe and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 40 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Alfredos Italian Kitchen, Telegraph Hill and Salsa's.

Dorchester Street is near Thomas Park/Telegraph Hill, Thomas Park and Dorchester Heights National Historic Site.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain has some hills. Dorchester Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from Dorchester Street.

Good Transit

Dorchester Street has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.5 mi

  • Greenbush Line

    0.9 mi

  • Middleborough/Lakeville Line

    0.9 mi

  • Kingston/Plymouth Line

    0.9 mi

  • Franklin Line

    1.0 mi

  • Fairmount Line

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • 5

    0.0 mi

  • 10

    0.0 mi

  • 11

    0.0 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

South Boston Neighborhood

Dorchester Street is in the South Boston neighborhood. South Boston is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 81.

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