Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

415 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210
Phone: 617-954-2000
Fax: 617-954-2299 E-mail: info@massconvention.com

Directions

Driving

From Logan International Airport and Route 1A South

Take I-90 West/Ted Williams Tunnel to Exit 25 "South Boston". At the top of the ramp, turn right onto Congress Street and turn right onto D Street. Take the right after the highway ramp onto Summer Street, go one intersection, and turn left onto East Side Drive.

From Western Massachusetts

Take I-90 Eastbound to Exit 25 "South Boston". At the top of the ramp, turn right onto Congress Street and turn right onto D Street. After the highway ramp, turn right onto Summer Street. The BCEC will be on your left. Take the right after the highway ramp onto Summer Street, go one intersection, and turn left onto East Side Drive.

From Points North via I-93

Take I-93 Southbound to Exit 23 “Purchase Street”. Continue straight on Purchase Street to Seaport Blvd and turn left. Continue on Seaport Blvd. to D Street and turn right. After the highway ramp, turn right onto Summer Street. The BCEC will be on your left. Take the right after the highway ramp onto Summer Street, go one intersection, and turn left onto East Side Drive.

From Points South via I-93

Take I-93 North to Exit 20 "South Boston". Follow the signs to "I-90 East". Take the first tunnel exit to "South Boston". At the first set of lights, take a right onto Congress Street and then turn right on D Street. After the highway ramp, turn right onto Summer Street. The BCEC will be on your left. Take the right after the highway ramp onto Summer Street, go one intersection, and turn left onto East Side Drive.

Parking

Valet Parking:

Valet parking ($25) is available during most events. To access from Summer Street, turn onto East Side Drive and the valet area will be immediately on your right. We accept cash and all major credit cards.

BCEC South Parking Lot:

To self-park in the BCEC South Lot, from Summer Street, turn onto East Side Drive, drive past the valet area, and continue straight along the side of the building. At the end of the building, make a right and go down the ramp. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left and you will see the entrance to the South Parking lot in front of you. Parking rates are $15 for regular sized vehicles and $30 for oversized vehicles.

Please note: Parking is limited at the BCEC and is available on a first come, first served basis. On certain events if the South Lot is full, attendees may be directed to an offsite parking lot.

Alternate Parking

In the event that onsite parking has reached capacity, additional parking may be available at either the Boston Marine Industrial Park (BMIP) Garage or various parking lots on the Waterfront. All alternate parking lots are on a first come, first served basis and are within walking distance of the BCEC. 

Please note: Offsite parking is NOT guaranteed. The MCCA does not own or operate any offsite parking lots and are not responsible for setting lot capacity or parking rates, the exception being when BCEC event attendees are specifically directed from the South Lot to the offsite garage or lot.

Public Transit

The MCCA seriously encourages attendees and exhibitors to take public transportation to the BCEC.

Via Logan Airport:

  1. Take the Sliver Line Bus SL1 (MBTA).
  2. Exit at the World Trade Center stop, and take the elevator up to Level 2.
  3. Take a left onto World Trade Center Ave, and the BCEC will be directly in front of you.

For more information visit: www.massport.com

Via Amtrak and Commuter Rail:

  1. Exit at the South Station stop, and proceed to Summer Street.
  2. BCEC can be approached from South Station via bus, rapid transit bus, taxi, or by foot.

By Taxi:

3-5 minute ride from South Station to BCEC front entrance

By Walking:

Take a right from South Station onto Summer Street and the BCEC is about a 10-15 minute walk on the right hand side (415 Summer Street).

By Local Bus or Rapid Transit Bus:

For more information visit:

Via Rapid Transit (MBTA Red Line):

Exit at the South Station stop and go up one flight of stairs to Silver Line Bus Rapid Transit. Take the MBTA Silver Line SL1, SL2 or Silverline Way Shuttle to the World Trade Center stop.
Take the elevator up to Level 2. Take a left onto World Trade Center Ave, and the BCEC will be directly in front of you.

For more information visit: www.mbta.com

Via MBTA Local Bus - #7 City Point – Otis @ Summer Streets, Downtown):

  • Inbound Bus from City Point to South Station, get off at 415 Summer Street. BCEC is directly across the street.
  • Outbound Bus from South Station to City Point, get off at 425 Summer Street in front of the Westin Hotel, turn right off the bus and the BCEC is a half block up on the left..

For more information visit: www.mbta.com

Via Boat (MBTA, City Water Taxi):

Water taxi service also connects the World Trade Center with a number of waterfront destinations, including Logan Airport. Additional information about water taxi service can be found at www.citywatertaxi.com.

Via Taxi:

Taxi Associations in Boston:
Boston Cab: 617.536.5010
City Cab: 617.536.5100
Independent Taxi (ITOA): 617.825.4000

Metro Cab: 617.782.5500
Top Cab: 617.266.4800
Town Taxi: 617.536.5000