By Public Transportation
Follow the signs in the airport to the public transportation. A free shuttle bus picks up passengers in front of the airline terminals and brings them to the Airport subway stop (known as the "T"). Take the Blue Line subway inbound to Government Center. At Government Center change (go upstairs) to the Boston College Green Line outbound train, i.e. Line B to Boston College. Stay on the train to the end of the line. Also see Public Transportation Directions above.
From Logan International Airport, Boston,MA, go NE on Lower Terminal Rd for 120 feet. Continue onto Airport Exit (0.9 miles) Enter on ramp to I-90 W (Mass Pike, Massachusetts Tpk, Ted Williams Tun) Continue on I-90 W (Mass Pike, Massachusetts Tpk, Ted Williams Tun) for approx. 6 miles. The toll for the tunnel is $3.50 and the toll for the Mass Pike is $1.25. Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90) to Exit 17. Take a left over the bridge after passing the Sheraton Tara Hotel. Take the first right onto Centre Street. Follow Centre Street through Newton Centre (probably five or six sets of lights). urn left onto Beacon Street. Follow it for a mile and a half or so and turn left at the lights at the intersection of Hammond Street and Beacon Street, where Hammond Street turns into College Road.
At the end of College Road, turn right onto Commonwealth Avenue. Follow Commonwealth Avenue down the hill and at the second set of lights, turn left onto Lake Street. Take an immediate right onto the Boston College Brighton Campus. Follow the driveway up the hill, passing 3 Lake Street on your left and Simboli Hall (9 Lake Street) is on your right.
There are many taxi companies in the Chestnut Hill and Boston areas. They are generally reliable, but they are expensive. It is usually best to circle where on campus you will be going and to give the map to the cab driver.
The following are some of the major companies in the area:
- Boston Cab: 617-536-2600 or 617-536-5010
- Checker Taxi Cab: 617-536-5200
- Newton Yellow Cab: 617-332-7700
- U.S. Shuttle: 781-894-3100