Transportation in Worcester, Massachusetts

Arriving By Air

Worcester is less than one hour drive from Boston Logan airport.

More information to come regarding a shuttle from Logan Airport to Worcester at pre designated times.

Ground Transportation

Information on local transportation options including public transportation is also available.

Driving Directions

WPI’s campus is located at 100 Institute Road, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-2280.

Directions on Google Maps

Directions on Mapquest

From the East

Take Mass. Turnpike (I-90) to Exit 11A (I-495). Proceed north to exit 25B (I-290), then west into Worcester. Take Exit 18 (Lincoln Sq., Rte. 9), turn right at the end of the ramp, then take an immediate right before the next traffic light. At the next light, proceed straight through, bearing to the right on Salisbury St.* At the WPI sign, turn left onto Boynton St., then right onto Institute Rd. You will approach various parking on side streets and in WPI lots.

From the North

Take I-495 south to I-290. Follow directions from the east.

From the South and West

Take Mass. Turnpike (I-90) to Exit 10 (Auburn). Proceed east on I-290 in to Worcester. Take Exit 17 (Lincoln Sq., Rte. 9), turn left at end of ramp, follow Rte. 9 west through Lincoln Sq., straight onto Highland St.,** then right at light onto West St. Travel one block and cross Institute Road (onto Private Way). You will approach various parking on side streets and in WPI lots.

Visitor Parking

IDS 2020 attendees are welcome to park in any of the WPI parking lots or parking garage on the days of the event.  A parking pass will be provided.