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Foxboro Weekday Service Pilot

A Commuter Rail train at Foxboro Station's platform, with an advertisting sign for the Foxboro - Boston weekday pilot in the foreground.

On October 21, 2019, the MBTA is launching a year-long pilot to test interest in weekday Commuter Rail service to Foxboro.

Foxboro Station is ideal for area residents who:

  • Live closer to Foxboro Station than their current station
  • Park at a nearby station that has limited spaces

It's just a short drive from:

It’s also great for reverse commuters who drive down from Boston, or for those interested in working in Foxboro. Weekday service offers:

  • An alternative option to driving
  • Access to the area via public transportation for non-drivers
  • A reverse commute fare that's more than half off a regular fare

PDF Schedules

A Commuter Rail train pulls away from Foxboro Station, inbound for Boston. In the background is a sign adveristing the Foxboro - Boston weekday pilot.

These schedules go into effect October 21, 2019.

Download the Franklin Line schedule

Download the Fairmount Line schedule

Parking

Five hundred parking spaces will be available for commuters at Foxboro Station. Daily parking will cost $4.

Fares

Regular Fares

Foxboro is in Zone 4. One-way, round trip, and monthly CharlieTicket and mTicket passes will be valid for travel.

Learn more about Commuter Rail fares

commuter rail

Zone 4 One-Way

$8.75

with CharlieTicket, Cash, or mTicket App

commuter rail

Zone 4 Round Trip

$17.50

with CharlieTicket, Cash, or mTicket App

commuter rail

Zone 4 Monthly Pass

$281.00

with CharlieTicket

commuter rail

Zone 4 Monthly Pass

$271.00

with mTicket App

Reverse Commute Fares

During the pilot, we’ll also be testing a reverse commute fare at the same price as an interzone 4 fare. The reverse commute fare is designed for those who travel from Zone 1A stations on the Franklin and Fairmount lines to Foxboro in the morning, and return to Boston in the evening.

You can purchase one-way reverse commute tickets on board, at ticket windows, and on mTicket.

Monthly reverse commute passes are available at ticket windows and on mTicket. Passes bought at ticket windows include Local Bus transfers.

commuter rail

Interzone 4 One-Way

$4.25

with CharlieTicket, Cash, or mTicket App

commuter rail

Interzone 4 Round Trip

$8.50

with CharlieTicket, Cash, or mTicket App

commuter rail

Interzone 4 Monthly Pass

$139.00

with CharlieTicket

commuter rail

Interzone 4 Monthly Pass

$129.00

with mTicket App

Reverse Commute Trains

Schedule

Trains between Foxboro and South Station travel on the Franklin Line and the Fairmount Line.

Note: Some trains do not stop at Hyde Park, Ruggles, or Back Bay stations. If you travel to or from these stations, please check your line's schedule for details.

View the Franklin Line schedule

View the Fairmount Line schedule

Inbound from Foxboro toward Boston

Train NumberCommuter Rail LineLeave FoxboroArrive at South Station
Train Number740Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro5:47 AMArrive at South Station6:52 AM
Train Number742Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave Foxboro7:29 AMArrive at South Station8:24 AM
Train Number744Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave Foxboro8:19 AMArrive at South Station9:14 AM
Train Number746Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro10:29 AMArrive at South Station11:30 AM
Train Number748Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro1:29 PMArrive at South Station2:30 PM
Train Number750Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro4:32 PM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at South Station5:33 PM
Train Number752Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave Foxboro5:25 PM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at South Station6:16 PM
Train Number754Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro6:34 PM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at South Station7:36 PM
Train Number756Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave Foxboro7:39 PM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at South Station8:25 PM
Train Number758Commuter Rail LineFranklin Line via Fairmount LineLeave Foxboro9:49 PMArrive at South Station10:50 PM

Outbound from Boston toward Foxboro

Train NumberCommuter Rail LineLeave South StationArrive at Foxboro
Train Number741Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station6:03 AM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at Foxboro6:59 AM
Train Number743Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station7:05 AM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at Foxboro8:06 AM
Train Number745Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave South Station8:50 AM
(reverse commute)
Arrive at Foxboro9:40 AM
Train Number747Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station11:45 AMArrive at Foxboro12:43 PM
Train Number749Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station2:45 PMArrive at Foxboro3:52 PM
Train Number751Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave South Station4:15 PMArrive at Foxboro5:12 PM
Train Number753Commuter Rail LineFranklin LineLeave South Station5:03 PMArrive at Foxboro6:06 PM
Train Number755Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station6:30 PMArrive at Foxboro7:26 PM
Train Number757Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station8:15 PMArrive at Foxboro9:19 PM
Train Number759Commuter Rail LineFairmount Line via Franklin LineLeave South Station10:00 PMArrive at Foxboro10:56 PM

    Downloads

    Informational Flyer

    Foxboro – Boston pilot and safety information

    Presentations to the Board

    We invite you to review documents presented to the Fiscal Management and Control Board as part of the Foxboro pilot process:

    PDF Schedules

    A Commuter Rail train pulls away from Foxboro Station, inbound for Boston. In the background is a sign adveristing the Foxboro - Boston weekday pilot.

    These schedules go into effect October 21, 2019.

    Download the Franklin Line schedule

    Download the Fairmount Line schedule