Transportation

MBTA (the T)

Thayer Academy is just a 5-minute walk from the Braintree MBTA stop - the last stop on the Red Line. Students can purchase a T-Pass (CharlieCard) through Thayer's Business Office by emailing kbosworth@thayer.org or by filling out the form below.

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

MBTA Bus

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.

To order a CharlieCard, please email kbosworth@thayer.org.

Thayer Academy Bus Schedule

Thayer offers 4 different North or South Shore bus routes and a Boston route to Back Bay. 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.

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).

Route #1 - Medfield - Westwood - Norwood - Canton

BUS STOPMORNING
PICKUP

AFTERNOON
DROPOFF

Shaw's (230 Main St., Medfield)6:40am4:57pm
St. Margaret Mary Church (Westwood)6:50am4:47pm
Nahantan/Fulton (Norwood)6:56am4:42pm
Cobbs Corner (Canton, in front of Rocky's Ace Hardware)
7:09am4:30pm
Westchester Dr. / Randolph St. (Canton) (Morning Only)
7:25am
Westchester Dr. / Stratford Rd. (Canton) (Afternoon Only)


4:15pm

Route #2 - Pembroke - Duxbury - Scituate - Hanover

BUS STOPMORNING
PICKUP

AFTERNOON
DROPOFF

Exit 12 - Rte 139 - Stop & Shop (Pembroke)


6:25am4:45pm

Duxbury Town Hall


6:40am4:35pm

Knights of Columbus

(Scituate) (Morning Only)
7:00amSee Rte #3
Savers Thrift Store (Hanover) (Morning Only)
7:15am

Rockland Federal Credit Union

(In Hanover Mall parking lot) (Afternoon Only)

4:15pm



Route #3 - Cohasset - Hingham

Bus StopMorning PickupAfternoon Dropoff
Knights of Columbus Parking Lot (Scituate) (Afternoon Only)See Rte #24:51pm
Cushing Plaza (Cohasset)7:01am4:43pm
Leavitt St. / Main St. (Morning Only)7:11am
Hingham Library (Afternoon Only)
4:33pm
Hobart St. / Cross St.7:15am4:28pm
South Elementary School (Afternoon Only)
4:23pm

Route #4 - Boston - Milton

Bus StopMorning PickupAfternoon Dropoff
Cleary Square (Hyde Park)6:25am5:52pm
Morton St. / Blue Hill Ave. (Dorchester) By the red awning (Morning Only)6:40am
Forest Hills MBTA Station (Afternoon Only)
5:40pm
Everett School (Uphams Corner)6:55am5:03pm

Ashmont MBTA Station (Afternoon Only)


4:40pm
Elliot St. / Capen St. Shields Park (Milton)

7:17am4:23pm
Glover School (Milton) (Morning Only)

7:27am
Milton Town Hall (Afternoon Only)


4:30pm
St. Agatha's Church (Milton)

7:32am4:15pm

Route #5 - Back Bay

Bus StopMorning PickupAfternoon Dropoff

84 Beacon Street (near Cheers Restaurant) (Back Bay)

7:10am4:40pm