How to Get to Boston
Easier and more accessible to fly.
New England's largest transportation center, Logan International Airport, recently completed a $4-billion major expansion and modernization. All four passenger terminals were renovated and upgraded with additional parking, easy access, expanded retail options and additional restaurants. Learn more about Boston Logan International Airport.
With nonstop international service from 56 destinations and nonstop domestic service from 77 destinations, getting to Boston has never been easier.
Logan Airport is located a convenient two miles from the city center, with several public airport transportation options from downtown and suburban locations. There are approximately 40 airlines that serve Boston and three hotels located on the airport premises. Learn more about Logan and find information about airlines, flights, security and directions to the airport.
Toll-free: 800 - 23 - LOGAN (800-235-6426)
Boston is also serviced by these regional airports:
- Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (Manchester, NH)
- T.F. Green Airport (Providence, RI)
- Worcester Regional Airport (Worcester, MA)
Take advantage of TSA Pre✓®
Ride the rails to Boston.
Both Amtrak and Boston's Commuter Rail service make it easy to get in and out of the city.
Amtrak is a passenger rail service that connects Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Baltimore, Portland (ME) and other points nationwide. Amtrak trains depart from South Station (Red Line), Back BayStation (Orange Line) and North Station (Green and/or Orange Line).
Created with business travelers in mind, Amtrak's high-speed train Acela provides fast service along the Northeast Corridor High-Speed Rail between Washington, New York and Boston.
Traveling at speeds up to 150 miles per hour, each Acela is fully equipped with power outlets and audio entertainment in-seat, bistro cars, elegant first-class cars, wide seats, conference and meeting areas and other amenities.
MBTA Commuter Rail
Operated by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, Boston's Commuter Rail services the outlying Boston suburbs. Service is available from several "T" stations, but most departures take place at North Station, South Station and Back Bay Station.
Bus Service is widely available throughout Massachusetts. All intercity/interstate buses depart from South Station. Ticket counters are located on the third level of the Transportation Center. For information, call the South Station Bus Terminal at 617-737-8040
Boston's location on the Eastern Seaboard makes it easy to get here. For specific directions to your hotel, please inquire with your hotel.
From the West
The Massachusetts Turnpike, or Masspike, is Interstate Highway 90, and 90 East runs directly into downtown Boston from the west.
From the North
From the northwest, Interstate 93 South enters downtown Boston from Canada through Vermont, New Hampshire and northern Massachusetts. For downtown Boston from Maine and points northeast, take Interstate 95 South to Interstate 93 South.
From the South
Take Interstate 95 North to Interstate 93 North to enter downtown Boston from the south.
For detailed driving directions, we recommend Googlemaps.com.
Many apps and websites offer tips and price comparisons for parking garages in the city. We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation's leading parking reservations app.
To reserve your parking spot, visit the SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.
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