Parking & Transportation


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Daytime Parking

Unless posted otherwise, no driver may park a vehicle on the same street in Brookline between the hours of 6 a.m. of one day and 1 a.m. of the following day for a period of time longer than 2 hours with the exception of Sundays and public holidays.

Overnight Parking

No driver may park on any street in Brookline, or in any town-owned off-street parking facility, for a period longer than 1 hour between the hours of 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. on any day of the week unless allowed by the Transportation Board.
Map of Parking Meters and Parking Lots


For complete information about meters, lots, overnight parking and more, visit:
For questions about Traffic Tickets, call: 617-730-2230
For questions about Overnight Parking, call: 617-730-2177



Highways Servicing Areas: State Route 9 (East-West)
via MBTA: MBTA runs Green Line service along Beacon Street (C Line), Commonwealth Avenue (B Line) and Riverside (D Line) as well as bus service throughout the town (including the 66 line)

• Brookline Elderbus service available to senior citizens. Elderbus hotline: 617-730-2778
• ElderVan available 617-730-2750
• Brookline Council on Aging 617-730-2777


RSS MBTA Current Alerts

  • On Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays, from May - July, shuttle buses will replace service on four mid-day Stoughton trains while we test equipment for PTC.
  • Please board both Alewife and Braintree trains on the southbound platform at North Quincy from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM on May 22 - 24 and 29 - 31.
  • Routes 1, 68 and 69 detoured Thursday May 24 from approximately 6:00 am until 4:00 PM due to Harvard Commencement.
  • Routes 215, 217 & 245 detoured every Thursday from the start of service to 10:00 AM due to Adams St construction. Connections can be made at Adams St @ Steadman St.
  • Routes 215 & 245 detoured every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 07:00 PM to end of service due to Adams St construction. Connections can be made at Adams St @ Steadman St.