Travel Info

Getting to Boston

Planes

Visitors planning to fly into Boston should fly to Logan International Airport. Logan is located just north of Boston and you can easily take public transportation into the center of the city or to Cambridge depending on where you are staying. Taxis are also available (est. $35.00 to ImprovBoston – including tolls).

Trains

AMTRAK travels to Boston from all over the country, with stops right by the subway in South Station and Back Bay Station.

Bus

Visitors may also take a bus easily from Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and New York to Boston. Many carriers travel to either South Station (on the Red Line) or Back Bay (on the Orange Line) where you can easily take public transportation to the theater and your hotel.

Hotels

Le Meridien Cambridge - MIT (Cambridge)

20 Sidney St, Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 577-0200

We're excited to announce this year we've partnered with Le Meridien and Starwood Hotels on a discounted block of rooms less than half a mile from ImprovBoston. Situated in the heart of Central Square in Cambridge, Le Méridien is steps away from a culturally diverse area renowned for its cuisine and shopping, easily accessible from Logan Airport and just minutes from Boston city centre. Call them at 617-577-0200 and mention the ImprovBoston block for a discounted rate of $229/night. (PLEASE NOTE This rate is only guaranteed until August 13, so book now!) Click here for the discounted rate at Le Meridian

Still have a question that's not answered here? Please feel free to email us at bcaf@improvboston.com.

Getting Around

LYFT

For 2014, we're partnered with Lyft to get all BCAF participants a $25 Lyft credit on their first ride.* Great for getting across town to the Brattle, or for a quick trip into Boston, Lyft will take you wherever you need to go! (*You need to be a new customer or have never redeemed a Lyft code before to take advantage of this offer.)

Public Transit

Boston, Cambridge, and the surrounding areas are highly accessible by public transit. Info is available at www.mbta.com, including a trip planner.

The ImprovBoston Theater is in Central Square on the Red Line in Cambridge.

Fares with Charlie (MBTA) Ticket:
Subway: $2.50
Bus: $2.00
Day/Week Link Pass: $9.00 for 1 day, $15.00 for 7 days (Unlimited travel on Subway & Bus)

Taxis

Both reservations and on-demand service are available. There are a couple of taxi stands around the corner from ImprovBoston. Handicap vans are available.
Metro Cab – 617-254-6060
Cambridge Taxi Cab – 617-583-5555
Ambassador Cab – 617-492-1100