Boston Marathon 2022: Here is the list of street closures and traffic restrictions

The Boston Marathon will be held again in April for the first time in three years after being disrupted by the pandemic. Last year’s event took place in October.

Boston police advised people taking part in the 126th Boston Marathon on April 18 to take public transportation and expect a heavy police presence along the 26.2-mile course.

Street closures and restrictions begin well in advance, however. Here’s what to expect:

Road closures on Saturday April 16

  • Charles Street from Boylston Street to Beacon Street
  • Arlington Street from Marlborough Street to Boylston Street
  • Commonwealth Avenue Exiting Arlington Street at Charlesgate West
  • Charlesgate West from Commonwealth Avenue Outbound to Commonwealth Avenue Inbound
  • Commonwealth Avenue Entering Charlesgate West at Hereford Street
  • Hereford Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Boylston Street
  • Boylston Street from Dalton Street to Charles Street
  • Boylston Street, from Exeter Street to Dartmouth Street
  • Dartmouth Street from Boylston Street to Newbury Street
  • Newbury Street from Dartmouth Street to Exeter Street
  • Exeter Street from Newbury to Boylston Street

Parking Restrictions

No Stopping from April 6 to April 21

  • Blagden Street (south side, opposite side of library) Huntington Avenue at Exeter Street for accessible parking
  • Boylston Street (both sides) Exeter Street to Dartmouth Street
  • Boylston Street Dartmouth Street (Dartmouth Street to Clarendon Street)
  • Exeter Street Boylston Street to Blagden Street

No Stopping from April 11 to April 21

  • From Blagden Street From Dartmouth Street to BPL Drive

No Stopping from April 13 to April 19

  • Exeter Street Alley 441 at Boylston Street

No Stopping from April 14 to April 18

  • Trinity Place from St. James Avenue to Stuart Street

No Stopping Friday, Saturday and Monday April 15, 16 and 18

  • From Beacon Street to Charles Street to Joy Street
  • Boylston Street Dalton Street to Arlington Street unless otherwise noted
  • From Clarendon Street to Newbury Street to Saint James Avenue
  • Dartmouth Street Boylston Street to Commonwealth Avenue
  • Exeter Street Newbury Street to Huntington Avenue, No stop from Thursday to Mondayand east side of Boylston Street at Blagden Street.

No stop Saturday to Monday, April 16 to 18

  • Berkeley Street Stuart Street to Newbury Street
  • Boylston Street Arlington Street to Charles Street
  • Cambridge Street from Court Street to Sudbury Street
  • From Charles Street to Boylston Street to Beacon Street
  • From Saint James Avenue to Arlington Street to Clarendon Street
  • Stuart Street Huntington Avenue to Arlington Street

No stop Sunday April 17 and Monday April 18

  • From Clarendon Street to Newbury Street to Public Driveway 436
  • Newbury Street for media vehicles from No. 29 Newbury Street crossing Berkeley Street to No. 69 Newbury Street

No Stopping Saturday April 16 from 12:01 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • Newbury Street Dartmouth Street to Exeter Street

No Stop Monday April 18

  • From Arlington Street to Beacon Street to Stuart Street
  • Arlington Street Columbus Avenue to Isabella Street
  • Beacon Street, Brighton from Chestnut Hill Avenue to Brookline Town Line
  • Beacon Street, Brighton, from Bay State Road to Brookline Town Line
  • Beacon Street, Back Bay from Charles Street to Arlington Street
  • Berkeley Street Columbus Avenue to Commonwealth Avenue, unless otherwise noted
  • From Belvidere Street to Huntington Avenue to Massachusetts Avenue
  • Blagden Street Huntington Avenue to Exeter Street unless otherwise stated
  • Boylston Street from Massachusetts Avenue to Dalton Street
  • Charles Street from Boylston Street to Beacon Street
  • Charles Street South from Park Plaza to Boylston Street
  • Chestnut Hill Avenue from Commonwealth Avenue to Beacon Street
  • Clarendon Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Columbus Avenue, unless otherwise noted
  • Cleveland Circle (parking area adjacent to Cassidy Playground and parking area adjacent to Sutherland Road) Beacon Street to Chestnut Hill Avenue, 24 hours
  • Columbus Avenue from Arlington Street to Dartmouth Street
  • Commonwealth Avenue from Charlesgate West to Deerfield Street (one way)
  • Commonwealth Avenue from Beacon Street (Kenmore Square) 80 feet east of Hereford Street.
  • Commonwealth Avenue from Lake Street to Chestnut Hill Avenue (incoming)
  • Congress Street from State Street to Hanover Street
  • Dalton Street from Boylston Street to Clearway Street
  • Dartmouth Street from Newbury Street to Commonwealth Avenue and Saint James Avenue to Columbus Avenue
  • Deerfield Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Bay State Road
  • East Dedham Street, from Harrison Avenue to Albany Street
  • Exeter Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Newbury Street
  • Fairfield Street from Boylston Street to Commonwealth Avenue
  • Gloucester Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Boylston Street
  • Hereford Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Boylston Street
  • Hanover Street (both sides) from Congress Street to Commercial Street
  • Huntington Avenue from Blagden Street to Massachusetts Avenue
  • Kenmore Street from Newbury Street to Beacon Street
  • Nassau Street (both sides) from Washington Street to Harrison Avenue
  • New Chardon Street from Merrimac Street to Cambridge Street
  • Newbury Street from Arlington Street to Brookline Avenue
  • Plympton Street from Harrison Avenue to Albany Street
  • Providence Street from Arlington Street to Berkeley Street
  • Raleigh Street from Bay State Road to Beacon Street
  • State Street (both sides) from Congress Street to Washington Street
  • Stanhope Street from Berkeley Street to Clarendon Street
  • Scotia Street from Dalton Street to Sainte-Cécile Street
  • Rue Sainte-Cécile from Rue Belvidere to Rue Boylston
  • Tremont Street (both sides) from Cambridge Street/Beacon Street to Stuart Street
  • Washington Street Both sides, Oak Street to Nassau Street. Eastside (even side), from Nassau Street to Kneeland Street
  • Washington Street (both sides) from Winter Street to State Street
  • Winter Street (both sides) from Tremont Street to Washington Street

Sahar Fatima can be reached at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter @sahar_fatima.

Comments are closed.