Ground Transportation

Ground Transportation

Transportation to Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)

Access driving directions to BCEC

Parking at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

On-site private vehicle parking is available at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.

To self-park ($17 and $34 for oversized vehicles), 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.

Valet parking is available during most events for $30. 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.

Nearby Parking Lots & Garages

Parking questions?

By Taxi or Ride Sharing

Boston is ripe with car service options. The Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) is ideally located a few miles from downtown Boston and 20 minutes away from the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. The taxi fare from the airport to Boston Convention & Exhibition Center is approximately $22.

  • Uber
  • Lyft
  • Zipcar
  • 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

By Rental Car

The AUA has partnered with Hertz as the official car rental provider for the 2017 Annual Meeting.


Hertz is pleased to offer special discounted car rental rates for the AUA2017 Annual Meeting. Make your car rental reservation online – be sure to enter this CDP Discount Code to get your discount: CDP# 1953476. You may also call 1-800-654-2240 and mention the discount code CDP# 1953476.

Transportation between Hotels and Convention Center

During the Annual Meeting, the AUA will provide shuttle transportation between all of the AUA official hotels and the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, except for the following hotels:

Within walking distance:

  • Westin Boston Waterfront
  • Seaport Hotel
  • Renaissance Boston Waterfront
  • ALOFT Hotel
  • Element Hotel

Additionally, shuttle service is not available from:

  • Courtyard Cambridge
  • Hyatt Cambridge

Download Shuttle Schedule.

By Public Transportation

MBTA Trip Planner

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has a tool called "Trip Planner" that lets you plan your "T" ride from beginning to end. Simply enter in your starting location and the BCEC, and it will tell you where you need to go stop by stop to get here quickly and easily via subway or bus. Access Trip Planner.

Download maps and schedules of the MBTA

Public Transportation Back to Logan Airport on Monday, May 15 and Tuesday, May 16

MBTA will offer shuttle service from BCEC to Logan Airport (all terminals) on Monday, May 15 and Tuesday, May 16. Veiw MBTA flyer for more information.