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Mt Vernon St & Joy St

Commute to Downtown Boston

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Very Bikeable

Some hills, excellent bike lanes.

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Mt Vernon St & Joy St

Mt Vernon St & Joy St has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is a six minute walk from the Blue Line at the Bowdoin Station Blue Line stop.

This location is in the Beacon Hill neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Mary Dyer Statue, Phillips St Park and Robert Gould Shaw and Fifty-fourth Regiment Memorial.

Nearby schools include The Phillips School, East Boston ECC Elementary School and Advent School.

The closest grocery stores are Beacon Capitol Market, Mt Vernon Press and Beacon Hill Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Capitol Coffee House and Starbucks. Nearby restaurants include DERNE ST. DELI & PIZZA, The Fill-a-Buster Restaurant and No.9 Park.

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is near Phillips St Park, Boston Common and Suffolk University.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain has some hills. Mt Vernon St & Joy St is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Rider’s Paradise

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, Enterprise CarShare and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.2 mi

  • Green Line

    0.2 mi

  • Blue Line

    0.3 mi

Bus lines:

  • 43

    0.1 mi

  • 55

    0.1 mi

  • 15

    0.2 mi

  • 57

    0.2 mi

  • 277

    0.2 mi

  • 39

    0.2 mi

  • SL5 Silver Line SL5

    0.3 mi

  • 352

    0.3 mi

  • 354

    0.3 mi

  • 93

    0.3 mi

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Beacon Hill Neighborhood

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is in the Beacon Hill neighborhood. Beacon Hill is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 97.

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