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Franklin Street

Very Walkable

Charlestown Neighborhood, Boston

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Franklin Street

Franklin Street has a Walk Score of 89 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Franklin Street is a 12 minute walk from the Orange Line at the Community College - Inbound stop.

This location is in the Charlestown neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Edwards Playground, Thompson Square Park and Thompson Square.

Nearby schools include Clarence R Edwards Middle School, Holden School and Warren-Prescott School.

The closest grocery stores are Diane Grant Design, Whole Foods Market and Bunker Hill Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Zumes Coffee House and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 22 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including New Speedy Chen's, Toni Ann's and Domino's Pizza.

Franklin Street is near Suffolk University, Fisher College and Emerson College.

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

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Excellent Transit

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

Rail lines:

  • Orange Line

    0.3 mi

  • Green Line

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 92

    0.0 mi

  • 89/93

    0.2 mi

  • 93

    0.2 mi

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Bike shares:


Mostly flat, some bike lanes.

Charlestown Neighborhood

Franklin Street is in the Charlestown neighborhood. Charlestown is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 82.

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