Visitor's Guide

Driving Directions

For GPS purposes, use 120 Vassar St., Cambridge, MA 02139, which will direct you to MIT's main athletic complex.

From the North (I-95 or I-93)
If you are heading south on I-93, follow I-93 into Boston then follow the I-93 instructions below. If you are heading south on I-95, take the I-93 South exit (exit 37) then follow the instructions from I-93. Alternatively, take the I-90 East exit (Massachusetts Turnpike) from I-95 then follow the instructions from I-90.

From the South (I-95 or I-93)
If you are heading north on I-93, follow I-93 into Boston then follow the I-93 instructions below. If you are heading north on I-95, take the I-93 North exit then follow the instructions from I-93. Alternatively, take the I-90 East exit from I-95 then follow the instructions from I-90.

From the West (I-90) (Mass Turnpike)
Follow I-90 east to the Cambridge/Brighton exit (exit 18). At the fork in the road bear right towards Cambridge. Cross the Charles River and take a right at the end of the bridge onto Memorial Drive. At the second traffic light make a left. Take a right at the end of the street onto Vassar Street. The MIT athletic complex is up the street on the right hand side.

From Route I-93
From I-93, take exit 26, and follow the signs to Storrow Drive West. Follow Storrow Drive along the river to the Massachusetts Avenue exit (left exit). Take a right at the end of the ramp. Cross the Charles River and make a left at the third set of lights onto Vassar Street. The athletic complex in on the left.

 

Public Transportation (Official MBTA Website)

  • Subway (Map)
    From Central Square Station (Map)
    From Kendall Station (Map)
  • Bus
    From Central Square Station: 1, 47, 64, 70, 70A, 83, 91, CT1
    From Kendall Station: 64, 68, 85, CT2

 

Parking at MIT

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Hotel Information

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