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River Street

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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About this Location

River Street

River Street has a Walk Score of 51 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

River Street is a 19 minute walk from the Fairmount Line and the Franklin Line at the Fairmount stop.

This location is in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Neponset River Reservation, Belnel and Neponset River Reservation.

Nearby schools include Community Academy of Science and Health, Social Justice Academy and The Engineering School.

The closest grocery stores are World's Best Food & Vegetarian, Diana Market and Blessing of God African Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Essence of Thyme Cafe and Gift Shop and Dunkin' Donuts. Nearby restaurants include Viko's Pizza & Ribs, Asian Thai Restaurant and EDU & Bens Bakery Takeout.

River Street is near Neponset River Reservation, Belnel and Dell Ave Rock.

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

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

Good Transit

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

Rail lines:

  • Franklin Line

    0.8 mi

  • Fairmount Line

    0.8 mi

  • Providence/Stoughton Line

    0.9 mi

  • Mattapan High-Speed Line

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • 33

    0.1 mi

  • 24

    0.1 mi

  • 24/27

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Hyde Park Neighborhood

River Street is in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Hyde Park is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 58.

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Commuter Rail

Francis D Martini Memorial Shell

Francis D Martini Memorial Shell

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