Public Transportation

The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA)

The MBTA offers train and bus services throughout the Longwood Area. The best routes to reach HSDM are listed below. Please visit for information on schedules and fares, and to locate MBTA stations. The MBTA also offers mobile apps and a service alerts notification system for real-time service updates and transit information.

Via Subway

Green Line D train -- Take the train to Longwood station. From the station, turn left onto Chapel Street and walk up a short hill to Longwood Avenue. Turn left onto Longwood Avenue.

Green Line E train -- Take the train to the Longwood Medical Area station. Proceed down Longwood Avenue in the direction of the hospitals. Harvard School of Dental Medicine is at 188 Longwood Avenue on your left.

Via Bus

Several bus routes serve the Longwood Medical Area. Bus No. 8, No. 39, No. 47, No. 60, No. 65, No. 66, No. CT2, No. CT3 all make stops nearby.

Longwood Medical Area Shuttles

There are several shuttle buses serving the Longwood area that are available to employees of MASCO and LMA member institutions. A valid ID is required to board the shuttle. Please visit the MASCO website for more information on ride fees, routes, schedules.

Visit the MASCO Shuttle Locator real-time information on the next shuttle or download the Shuttle Tracker to your mobile device.

For more information please check the MBTA or MASCO website.