Transportation and Lodging | MIT J-WEL

Transportation and Lodging

Getting to MIT

 

From the Airport

  • Logan International Airport
    Boston and Cambridge are served with international and domestic flights into Boston Logan International Airport (BOS).

  • Subway/MBTA
    The nearest station is Kendall/MIT – Red Line. From Logan Airport, take the complimentary Silver Line MBTA bus from the airport terminal to South Station, the last stop. From there, transfer to the subway/MBTA Red Line headed in the direction of Alewife (outbound) and get off at the Kendall/MIT station. The station is approximately 0.1 miles (0.16 km)/3 minute walk from the venue.

  • Taxi
    Approximately $35.00 USD one way from BOS / Logan International Airport. The trip between the airport and MIT can take as little as 15 minutes without traffic or over 30 minutes with traffic. Please allow ample time for travel.

  • Lyft/Uber
    Both Lyft and Uber operate in Boston, Cambridge and the surrounding area. The trip between the airport and MIT can take as little as 15 minutes without traffic or over 30 minutes with traffic. Please allow ample time.

 

Train

  • Amtrak
    Boston is served by rail by Amtrak into Boston South Station. To reach MIT take the subway/MBTA Red Line toward Alewife and exit at the Kendall/MIT station. The station is approximately 0.1 miles (0.16 km)/3 minute walk from the venue.

 

Driving

  • Driving and parking in Boston and Cambridge can be challenging
    We strongly suggest taking public transportation if you choose to travel around the Greater Boston during your visit.
     

Hotels
 

 

Boston Marriott Cambridge Hotel
2 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: (617) 494-6600 
Toll Free: (800) 228-9290
 

                     Courtyard by Marriott
777 Memorial Drive
Cambridge MA 02139
Phone: (617) 492-7777
Toll Free: (866) 323-4149
 
Doubletree Suites – Cambridge/Boston
400 Soldiers Field Road
Boston, MA, 02134-1893
Phone: (617) 783-0090
 
  Fairfield Inn and Suites
215 Monsignor O’Brien Highway
Cambridge, MA  02141
Phone: (617) 621-1999
 
Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: (617) 492-1234
Toll Free: (800) 228-9000
 
  The Kendall Hotel
350 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: (617) 577-1300

 
Le Meridien Cambridge
20 Sidney Street 
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: (617) 577-0200
Toll Free: (800) 543-4300
 
  Holiday Inn Express
250 Monsignor O’Brien Highway
Cambridge, MA 02141
Phone: (617) 577-7600
 

Hotel Commonwealth
500 Commonwealth Ave
Boston MA 02215
Toll Free: (866) 784-4000
 

 

The Marlowe
25 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02141
Phone: (617) 868-8000
Toll Free: (800) 825-7140
 

Residence Inn Cambridge
6 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: (617) 494-1885
Toll Free: (800) 331-3131
 

 

Royal Sonesta Boston
40 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02141
Phone: (617) 806-4200

 

AC Hotel Boston North
95 Station Landing
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: (781) 819-2090
 
   

 

   

Alternative Lodging options in Boston and Cambridge

Airbnb
Multiple locations
look for Cambridge or Boston
 

   

Amory Guest House
62 Amory St Cambridge MA 02139
(857) 247-0742
 

 


 

Harding House Bed & Breakfast
288 Harvard Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
 
                                                     

Hi Hostel Boston 
19 Stuart Street
Boston MA 02116
(888) 464-4872 or
(617) 536-9455
 

   

Oasis Guest House
22 Edgerly Road
Boston, MA 02115
(800) 230-0105 or (617) 267-2262
 

   

Windsor Inn
87 Windsor Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 901-5159

   

 

Parking

  • 4 Cambridge Center: Entrance on Ames St. or Broadway

  • 5 Cambridge Center, East Garage: Entrance on Ames St./Broadway | Open 24 Hours

  • 7 Cambridge Center, West Garage: Entrance on Ames St /Galileo Way | Open 24 Hours

  • 10 Cambridge Center, North Garage: Entrance on Binney St. off Broadway | Open 24 Hours

  • Technology Square Garage: Entrance on 595 Technology Square | Open 24 Hours


Weather

If you are attending the March or October J-WEL Weeks, please keep in mind that weather in the Boston area during these months can be inclement. Please plan accordingly and bring warm clothing, umbrellas, raincoats, and other appropriate attire.