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Directions to the New England College of Optometry

424 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02115

The New England College of Optometry campus is located in the historical Back Bay neighborhood of Boston, and is easily accessible by public transportation.

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Driving

From Eastern New Hampshire, Maine or points North:
Follow I-95 South to RT-1 South to Boston via the Tobin (Mystic River) Bridge. Take Storrow Drive Exit. Take Second Exit off Storrow Drive which is the Back Bay/Copley Square Exit on the left. Take immediate right onto Beacon Street. Proceed eight blocks to the corner of Beacon and Hereford Streets.

From Vermont:
Take I-91 to Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East (at Springfield, MA). Follow Western Mass directions.

From New Hampshire:
Take I-93 South to Storrow Drive Exit. Take Second Exit off Storrow Drive which is the Back Bay/Copley Square Exit on the left. Take immediate right onto Beacon Street. Proceed eight blocks to the corner of Beacon and Hereford Streets.

From Western Massachusetts:
Follow the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East and take the Copley Square Exit. After exiting at Copley, bear right and follow the Copley Square signs. Turn left onto Dartmouth Street (you will see the Copley Marriott Hotel and the Westin Hotel on your right). Keep going straight ahead six blocks until you reach Beacon Street. Take a left and proceed up to Hereford Street. We are on the corner of Beacon and Hereford Street.

From Points South:
Take I-84 North and join the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East at Sturbridge, MA. Follow the Mass Turnpike to Boston and exit at Copley Square Exit. Then proceed as in step 2 above.

From Rhode Island:
Take I-95 North, exit at Route 128 North and follow the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East toward Boston. Then proceed as in step 2 above (using the Western Massachusetts).

 

Public Transportation

The College is within walking distance of several MBTA services, including both trains and buses.  Consult the MBTA website for up-to-the-minute information on schedules and services.

Nearby services include:

  • Green line train at Hynes Convention Center
  • Green line train at the Prudential Center
  • Bus #1 and CT1 at Massachusetts Avenue and Beacon Street