Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Garages and Yards

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The following is a list of garages and yards used by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

Bus Garages

Name Address Notes
Albany Street Garage 421 Albany St., Boston, MA 02118
Arborway Garage 3600 Washington St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Cabot Garage 275 Dorchester Ave., Boston, MA 02127
Charlestown Garage 21 Arlington Ave., Charlestown, MA 02129 Split into 2 districts, Charlestown and Bennett/Somerville
Fellsway Garage 465 Salem St., Medford, MA 02155
Lynn Garage 985 Western Ave., Lynn, MA 01905
North Cambridge Carhouse 2375 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140 Houses the trolleybus fleet
Quincy Garage 954 Hancock St., Quincy, MA 02170 Will be able to support electric buses in 2024
Southampton Street Garage 230 Southampton St., Boston, MA 02118 Houses the dual mode, battery-electric, and articulated bus fleet


  • Routes 712 and 713 are operated by Paul Revere Transportation using buses 3000-3005 from their Eastern Avenue garage in Chelsea, MA
  • Routes 710 and 714 are operated by Joseph's Transportation using their own equipment
    • Known used equipment has been cutaways in Joseph's Transportation colors, at least 1 Grande West Vicinity numbered 3000 in MBTA colors, and a 29 or 35 foot Gillig Low Floor with the original front
  • Route 716 is operated by A&A Metro using their own equipment

Trolley Garages

Name Address Notes
Mattapan Yard Trolley storage and maintenance.
Watertown Carhouse Former bus and trolley garage. Still used for various projects.

Subway Yards

Name Address Notes
Alewife Yard Underground yard for Red Line.
Boston College Yard Support yard.
Cadigan Yard Yard on Red Line.
Codman Yard Yard on Red Line.
Everett Maintenance Facility 80 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149
  • Does heavy maintenance and overhauls for buses, streetcars/light rail vehicles, and subways
  • Everett has no permanently assigned fleet except for preserved vehicles
Lechmere Station Green Line support yard.
Orient Heights Carhouse Blue Line operations.
Reservoir Carhouse Green Line operations.
Riverside Carhouse Green Line maintenance.
Wellington Carhouse Orange Line operations.

Rail Carhouses

Name Address Notes
Everett Central Stores Rail transit maintenance.
Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility Rail transit operations and major maintenance yard.
Southside Service & Inspection Facility Rail transit maintenance.
Readville Interim Repair Facility Rail vehicle modification yard.