Directions

The Charlestown YMCA

150 Third Avenue | Charlestown Navy Yard | Boston, MA  02129 | Google Map
Phone: 617.241.8400 | Toll free: 800.495.9622 | Fax: 617.241.2856

The Charlestown YMCA is accessible by public transportation:

Green Line or Orange Line, North Station stop:
Turn RIGHT out of the T station onto Causeway Street.
At the first light, N. Washington Street, turn LEFT and cross the Charlestown Bridge. Follow Freedom Trail Red Line.

Bus:  MBTA Bus #93 from the Haymarket and Sullivan Square Stations.

Waterways:  Avoid traffic jams and ride on a water shuttle for $1.50. MBTA Water Shuttle runs daily from Long Wharf near the New England Aquarium. Call Boston Harbor Cruises at 617.227.4320 for a schedule.  You can also take a water taxi for approximately $10 per person, April 1st to December 1st.

From North (I-93)
Take exit #28 (Sullivan Square/Charlestown)
Go straight to set of lights.
At rotary take 1st right onto Rutherford Avenue, pass Bunker Hill Community College. Stay to the left on road.
At 2nd light, take left onto Chelsea Street.
Continue along Chelsea Street to the 3rd traffic light.
Turn right onto Fifth Street.
Proceed to stop sign and turn left onto First Avenue.
Take first left onto Sixth Street.
Bear right onto Third Avenue and proceed to the end.
We are located at the end of Third Avenue on the right, #150.

From North (RTE. 1S)
Follow Rte. 1S over Tobin Bridge.
Take Charlestown exit.
At light, go right onto Rutherford Avenue.
At light, go left onto Chelsea Street.
Continue along Chelsea Street to the 3rd traffic light.
Turn right onto Fifth Street.
Proceed to stop sign and turn left onto First Avenue.
Take first left onto Sixth Street.
Bear right onto Third Avenue and proceed to the end.
We are located at the end of Third Avenue on the right, #150.

From South (I-93)
Take the new I-93 North tunnel.
Stay in the right lane.
Take exit #28 (Sullivan Square/Charlestown).
Go straight to set of lights.
Take a right at lights.
At rotary take 1st right onto Rutherford Avenue, pass Bunker Hill Community College.
Stay to the left on road.
At 2nd light, take left onto Chelsea Street.
Continue along Chelsea Street to the 3rd traffic light.
Turn right onto Fifth Street.
Proceed to stop sign and turn left onto First Avenue.
Take first left onto Sixth Street.
Bear right onto Third Avenue and proceed to the end.
We are located at the end of Third Avenue on the right, #150.

From West
Take Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to the end.
Take I-93 North and follow directions above 'From South (I-93)