Back Bay Bicycles, Boston


Back Bay Bicycles
362 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
(Phone) 617.247.2336
(Fax) 617.247.0059

Hours of Operation - Fall / Winter :

Monday - Saturday:  11:00AM - 6:00PM

Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Hours of Operation - Spring / Summer (Effective April 1st, 2016):

Monday - Friday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM

Saturday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM

Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

We are located below street level at the corner of Commonwealth Ave and Massachusetts Ave, on the inbound side of Commonwealth Ave and the outbound side of Massachusetts Ave. We are across the street from the Eliot Hotel, below the (now closed) People's United Bank.

We are accessible via the MBTA Green Line (Hynes Convention Center) and the #1 Bus. From Hynes, turn right at the Massachusetts Ave entrance and walk one block. From the Bus, get off at Mass. Ave and Newbury St, and walk toward the Urban Outfitters. We are on the opposite side of that block. For information on bus and train routes visit

Metered parking is available on Commonwealth Ave. and Newbury St, the "other" side of Newbury St along the Mass Pike, and the surrounding cross streets in the Back Bay.



The crosshairs of Commonwealth Ave & Massachusetts Ave:




Link to Papa Wheelies Bicycle Shop - Portsmouth, NH Location


Thanks for visiting our web site. We've been outfitting Boston bicyclists at Back Bay Bicycles for the last 21 years and pedaling everything bikes at Papa Wheelies in Portsmouth, NH for the last 12 years. We cater to the needs of all cyclists, from kids and families to professional riders, bicycle commuters, road racers, mountain bikers, triathletes and people who just want to be able to pedal to the grocery store and run errands outside of a car now and then.

We carry bicycles from SpecializedCannondale, BMC, Salsa, Surly, Schwinn and Dahon. We are also authorized dealers for products from Mavic, Zipp, Shimano, Thule, Speedplay, GarminExposure Lights, and Cateye. We are the only Mavic Test Center in New Hampshire for their wheels and have their shoes and apparel as well as Castelli and Pearl Izumi. We sell helmets and protective gear from POC and Fox Racing. Have a look through our Special Order catalog, if you can't find what your looking for online, give us a call and chat with one of our team members.