The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

The MBTA is the local transportation agency of the Greater Boston Area.

  • Boston Logan Airport is served by the Silver Line, which is free inbound from the airport.
  • Long-distance buses arrive at South Station.
  • Amtrak arrives at either North Station or South Station.

Both North and South Stations are on subway lines. Visit their website for more details:

Other transportation options

Both Uber and Lyft operate in the Greater Boston area.


Parking information for visitors to MIT can be found here.

Getting to the conference venue

NELS50 talks will be held at the Ray and Maria Stata Center at 32 Vassar Street or at the Koch Institute at 500 Main Street.

The venues are adjacent to one another, and both are a five minute walk from the Kendall/MIT subway stop on the Red Line.