82 Avon Hill Street
Hill Street is just north of Linnaean Street,
at the north edge of Harvard University's Radcliffe
Quadrangle, near the Harvard Observatory, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics,
Lesley University, and Harvard Law School.
are 4 blocks along Upland Road to Porter Square
and the Red Line T station/commuter rail (a
7 minute walk, 1/3 mile or 1/2 km), and the dozens
of shops and restaurants along Massachusetts
Avenue. Harvard Square is exactly one mile,
a 15 minute walk.
official visitors to Harvard University, we are
500 yards from the Harvard Shuttle Bus stop with
regular transport to Harvard Square.
Boston's Logan Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) is just 6 miles away as the crow flies, but check on Google as there may be bridge and/or tunnel construction.
Free parking is available on the street, with a Cambridge visitor parking pass, or if needed, in our garage.
Google Interactive Map
Directions from airport by public transport:
The Silver line (air conditioned bus) serves all the airport terminals
and takes you to South Station, where you transfer to the underground Red
Line. The Silver Line is free inbound from the airport.
South Station, follow red stripes/signs to for the Red Line MBTA "T"
subway trains downstairs. Get on the Red Line, INBOUND toward Alewife. Get
off at Porter Square, one stop further/after Harvard Square. Come up
escalators to street, where you cross Massachusetts Ave. to Upland Rd.
(bagel shop on corner).
Walk west (only direction to go) on Upland
Road 4 blocks to Avon Hill
Street, (first left is Mt. Vernon, then Walnut, Washington and then Avon
Hill St.) Turn left onto Avon Hill, walk 6 houses down on the left,
(the first with a 2 car garage).
is about 6-7 mins - 1/3 mile. Alternatively, if you
have heavy bags, get out of the T at Harvard Square,
one stop before Porter Square, where there are
cab stands, and take a taxi-cab one mile to 82
Avon Hill Street, about $7.00.
cab from the airport runs $45-$50, depending