Red Sox Notice: During Red Sox Season - Due to anticipated traffic, all departure times going to Harvard Square are expected to be approximately 5 minutes later than posted beginning 2 hours before game time until one hour after.  

M2 Harvard Schedule:

M2 Vanderbilt Schedule:

M2 Saturday Harvard Schedule:

M2 Saturday Vanderbilt Schedule:

Summer Service:

During the Summer service period, the 11:00PM out of Harvard Square, and the 11:30PM out of Vanderbilt will not run. Additionally there is no Saturday service during the Summer.

M2 Cambridge-HMS Route Information:

3:00PM until 7:00PM, buses will not travel North on Avenue of Louis Pasteur or along Fenway. Please board the M2 at the drop off location (Vanderbilt Hall Southbound). The following bus stops will not be serviced during this timeframe:

  • Vanderbilt Hall Northbound
  • Simmons & Emmanuel Colleges Northbound
  • Museum School
  • 80 Fenway

Fare Information:

  • Any valid ID from Harvard University is accepted.
  • Riders who are not affiliated with the University must purchase tickets.
  • No cash fares accepted.


Effective October 1, 2010:

Single ride tickets: $3.25

Purchase Locations

M2 Cambridge-HMS tickets and Crimson Cash cards are available at:

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - East Campus Commuter Services Office
Kirstein Building Rm. 224
330 Brookline Avenue (employees only)
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Brigham & Women's Hospital - Cashier's Office
Main Entrance/Lobby
75 Francis Street (employees only)
Hours: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Cambridge City Hall
795 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Finance Department Cashier Window

Children's Hospital - Parking Office
283 Longwood Avenue, 1st Floor of Parking Garage
(Children's Hospital Discount applies to Children Hospital employees only)
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute - General Services
44 Binney Street, SWL141
Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Joslin Diabetes Center
4th Floor - Suite 403 (Human Resources)
1 Joslin Place (employees only)
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Harvard University - Holyoke Center
Events and Information Center
1350 Mass Avenue, Cambridge
Hours: Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 5:00 PM
Closed during Special Events - PLEASE CALL AHEAD

Simmons College
Campus Card Office (staff and students only)
Palace Road Building
Suite P107
Hours: Mon – Fri: 9am – 4pm (summer and winter break)
Mon, Tues, Fri: 9am – 4pm and Wed, Thur: 11am – 6pm (fall and spring semester)