Driving over the guard rail is not advised.
You can grab a tiny glimpse of the July 4th fireworks over the Charles without having to travel too far out :)
Get your timing right and you could make the ultimate 5-layer multi-modal transportation sandwich. Thank local advocates Livable Streets for getting two new 5-foot bike lanes on the car bridge, btw.
Heading East on Comm Ave, you must take a right opposite of the bridge and then make a large loop around to the next intersection, take a left back onto Comm Ave, and then take a right onto the bridge
Walk over the bridge if you usually drive. You'll see stuff that you might otherwise never notice. Like the city east and a flock of white geese!
Use the BU bridge to cross over the Charles river. Works every time!
Unless it is after 7 or you are on foot, avoid using this bridge as a point of transportation. It is a mess.
Elias Howe of Boston invented the first sewing machine in 1845.
The Boston University Bridge on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston is the only place in the world where a boat can sail under a train driving under a car driving under an airplane.
The Boston U Bridge is the only spot in America where a boat can sail under a train driving under a car driving under an airplane.
This is the one place that ALL types of transportation happens with flight path to Logan over a bridge with walkers, bikers, and cars over a railroad bridge over boating on the river.
BU Bridge has been under construction for over two years now. They need to hurry up! The road closures are getting annoying.
4-7 this place is like the Bermuda triangle. You will disappear.
Abandon all hope he who drives here.
When coming from Riverway, both lanes merge before turning on to the bridge