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MBTA (the T)

Thayer Academy is just a five-minute walk from the Braintree MBTA stop - the last stop on the Red Line. Students can purchase a T-Pass through Thayer's Business Office by completing a Charlie Card registration form.

Thayer's Shuttle to & from Braintree MBTA (T) Stop

Students can take Thayer's shuttle service between the T stop and campus.

  • Morning pickup location The underground garage, across from the entrance to the T
  • Morning Shuttle Schedule Leaves the T station at 7:15, 7:35 & 7:55
  • Afternoon Shuttle Schedule Leaves campus at 3:45, 4:30 & 6:00
  • Wednesdays only - 1 additional shuttle at 2:30 On Wednesdays, the shuttle leaves at 2:30, 3:45, 4:30 & 6:00


Thayer is also on the # 230 bus route that runs from the Quincy Center T station to the Montello Commuter Rail station. Thayer's stop is at the corner of Hobart Avenue and Washington Street.

Bus Registration Form

Download Thayer's Bus Registration Form here»

Thayer Academy Bus Schedule

Thayer offers four different North or South Shore bus routes. All bus stops are detailed on the schedule shown below. Note: Students must be waiting at their bus stops before the scheduled departure times. Some of the stops are on heavily-traveled roads where the drivers cannot wait for late students. Drivers have been instructed not to wait beyond the times listed here, in order to arrive at school on time. Morning pick-up times are listed under each route number shown below.

Afternoon Bus Departure from Thayer The bus leaves from Thayer at 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated on the school calendar.

Questions about whether the bus is running on time? Feel free to call the Joseph Ingle Bus Company (781.982.9193).

Note change to Route #1 below: There is a new bus stop in Needham at the St. Bartholomew Church.

Bus Routes

Route #1 Westwood - Norwood - Dedham - Stoughton - Sharon - Canton

St. Bartholomew Church (Needham) 6:30 a.m. 5:04 p.m.
Summer St / Country Ln. (Westwood)
6:45 a.m. 4:52 p.m.
St. Margaret Mary Church  (Westwood)
6:50 a.m. 4:47 p.m.
Nahatan / Fulton (Norwood)
6:56 a.m. 4:42 p.m.
Cobbs Corner (In front of Rocky's Ace Hardware) 7:09 a.m.
4:30 p.m.
Westchester / Randolph Streets (Canton)  7:25 a.m.
4:15 p.m.

Route #2 Duxbury - Pembroke - Hanover

Duxbury Town Hall 6:43 a.m. 4:46 p.m.
Exit 12 / Rte 139 Stop & Shop (Pembroke) 6:57 a.m. 4:33 p.m.
St. Mary's Church (Hanover) 7:07 a.m. 4:23 p.m.

Route #3 Scituate - Cohasset

PJ's Restaurant / North on Rte 3A (Scituate) 6:53 a.m. 4:51 p.m.
Cushing Plaza (Cohasset) 7:01 a.m. 4:43 p.m.

Route #3A Hingham

Leavitt and Main Streets
7:11 a.m. 4:33 p.m.
Hobart and Cross Streets
7:15 a.m. 4:28 p.m.
South Elementary School (a.m. only – Students should take the Route #3 bus in the afternoon.) 7:20 a.m. 4:23 p.m.

Route #4 Boston - Milton

Trailside Museum (Canton)
6:30 a.m. 5:30 p.m.
Cleary Square (Hyde Park) 6:40 a.m. 5:20 p.m.
Morton St. / Blue Hill Ave. (Dorchester) (Note: In the morning, the bus will stop across the street from the police station on Blue Hill Ave. In the afternoon, it will stop in front of the police station.)
6:55 a.m. 5:02 p.m.
Everett School (Uphams Corner)
7:10 a.m. 4:40 p.m.
Ashmont Station (On Dot Ave.)
7:20 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
Central St. / Allerton 7:29 a.m. 4:23 p.m.
Brook St. / Voses Ln. (Milton) 7:30 a.m. 4:20 p.m.
Edgehill / Governor (Milton) then Rte 3 South to Thayer  7:33 a.m. 4:15 p.m.



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