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214 Harvard Avenue Allston, MA 02134

Store #1024 Get directions
Set as myCVS store 617 277-6080

Closed 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM daily for lunch

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COVID-19 Vaccines

Get vaccinated for COVID-19 today. Schedule your vaccine ahead of time so you can get out faster.

CVS Photo

At CVS Photo, you can turn your photos into gifts and pieces of art that will be cherished for years to come.

About this pharmacy & drug store

Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy

The CVS Pharmacy at 1266 Commonwealth Avenue is an Allston pharmacy that is the place to go for household goods and quick snacks. The Commonwealth Avenue location is your go-to shop for cosmetics, groceries, vitamins, and first aid supplies. Its easy-to-access location has made this Allston pharmacy a neighborhood fixture.

On top of a vast array of healthcare, food, and different necessities, the local Allston CVS Pharmacy offers customers big deals. Register for an ExtraCare® Membership to gain access to sales notifications, individualized coupons, special email offers, and to start receiving ExtraCare® Rewards on some items.

Shopping at the Local Allston CVS Pharmacy

Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy has worked to become an accepted member of the Allston neighborhood. We have become a helpful place to go for essential products that shoppers can find and buy conveniently. The Allston CVS Pharmacy is here to help our Allston neighbors stay healthy by providing prescription refills and over-the-counter vitamins at great prices.

You can also find cosmetics, personal care items, vitamins, and much more in an easy-to-navigate store that will allow you to get on your way before you know it. Buying the everyday items you need has never been easier.

Getting to Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy

This CVS Pharmacy is the spot to pick up groceries and prescription medicine in Allston. Pick up all your day-to-day essentials without leaving the comfort of your neighborhood. The Harvard Avenue transit station is just up the street from the Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy, so even if you don't have access to another means of transportation you can still do your shopping. All you have to do is get on and off to shop, and get back on to return home.

Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy FAQ

Does Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy have UPS drop-off?

Yes, UPS drop-off and pickup in Allston is available at this CVS Pharmacy. You can drop off prepaid and labeled packages and UPS will take them for delivery within 24 hours. We also hold packages addressed to you for up to seven days.

What does a flu shot cost at CVS?

Free flu shots in Allston are given to those with medical insurance and through Medicare Part B. For customers without health insurance or Medicare, it will cost you $94.99 for a senior dose vaccine, or $49.99 - $94.99 for a seasonal vaccine. Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy has flu shots to keep you healthy and on your feet.

Does CVS accept EBT?

Yes, the Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy accepts EBT. You can pay for food with a SNAP EBT card at this store. Additionally, the Allston CVS Pharmacy is a WIC store, offering food benefits for low-income women with children up to the age of five.

Does Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy develop photos?

Yes, you can order photo prints in Allston at the Commonwealth Avenue CVS Pharmacy. We develop all types of film, disposable cameras, and negatives on high-quality photo paper. Developing 35mm film or a disposable camera takes 7-10 days, and developing black and white film, APS, 110 film, or slides takes around 3 weeks.

Pick up and drop off UPS® packages

Offering extra flexibility, convenience, and safety to all your packaging and shipment needs, our CVS store is now an active UPS Access Point. Drop-off and pick up your packages with UPS tracking available, so you can be sure it’s arrived. We’ll hold packages for up to 7 days, so you can pick them up on your schedule. For UPS package drop-offs, we accept pre-labeled, prepaid packages for 5 to 7 day ground and air delivery. UPS will collect all packages within 24 hours.

Find more UPS Access Point information for packages that may not qualify for shipment from our location.