Please consider carpooling, or taking public transit. The hotel is a short block from the Arlington station on the Green Line and a half mile from the Back Bay Amtrak Station.
Boston Park Plaza Hotel
For parking information, visit our Parking page.
From Logan Airport
If you're arriving by plane, you can take a free airport shuttle bus to the Airport Blue Line station and then take the subway to Government Center Station. Walk upstairs (free transfer) to take any outbound Green Line train to Arlington Station.
From T. F. Green Airport in Providence
By Train or Intercity Bus
From North Station (Commuter Rail) cross the street to the North Station subway stop and take the outbound Green Line trolley to Arlington Station,
From South Station (Bus, Amtrak or Commuter Rail), take the Red Line (direction Alewife) to Park Street Station. Find the stairs for the outbound Green Line and go upstairs and take any outbound Green Line trolley (free transfer) to Arlington Station.
Note: If you use the Commuter Rail for a daily commute to the hotel, you can get a $10 Weekend pass for Saturday and Sunday. See the site for details.
You can also get off the train at Back Bay station and walk a half mile to the hotel. Also you could walk from South Station to the hotel. It's about 3/4 of a mile. However, it's not recommended if the weather is bad.
You can also take taxis from the either train station to the hotel.
Take any subway or trolley to Arlington station (you may have to transfer to the Green Line).
For more information about public transit and fares in Boston, please visit the MBTA website. For more information about T passes in Boston, please visit the MBTA site (fares and passes section). You'll need one to ride the subway system. You can buy plastic CharlieCards from a booth at subway stations and save $0.50 per ride over the CharlieTicket bought from a vending machine.
From Arlington Station
Take the stairs (or elevator) to street level. You will want to be oriented with the church and park (Boston Public Garden) behind you (church on the right, park on the left). Walking forward, you'll want to follow Arlington St one block (f you were on an outbound Green Line trolley, you'll first need to cross Boylston St).; The Boston Park Plaza Hotel will be on the left at the intersection of Park Plaza and Arlington St.
The MBTA says that Arlington Station is accessible (elevator).
There are no bicycle racks near the hotel, but there is a Blue Bikes docking station near the corner of Park Plaza and Charles St. It costs $2.50 to rent a bike.
From the North
Take I-93 South to Exit 26 (Rt-3/Rt-28). When the very long off ramp becomes two lanes, get into the left lane (even if it's full of cars). Stay in the left lane for Rt 3. When you enter the tunnel, get into the right lane. This becomes the middle lane when you merge with Storrow Drive. Stay in that lane until you get to LEFT exit for Copley Square/Back Bay. Take that exit and get into the left lane.
Turn left at the light on to Beacon St and then you'll be forced to turn right on to Arlington St. On your left will be a park. At the end of the park is Boylston St. Delay your left turn onto Boylston St so you're on the right side of the traffic island. A block up, you'll turn right on to Hadassah Way and then turn right again onto Park Plaza. The Boston Park Plaza will be on your left.
From the West:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rte. 90 East) into the city. Exit at Copley Square (22) and follow straight onto Stuart St. Follow to the 5th set of lights and turn left for The Boston Park Plaza Hotel
From the South:
Follow I-93 North towards Boston. Take the Storrow Drive - Exit 26 off of I-93. Follow Storrow Drive and exit left at the Back Bay/Copley Exit. At lights, take left onto Beacon St., and then take an immediate right onto Arlington St. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is the 2nd building on the left after the park.
From Logan Airport:
Follow signs to Sumner Tunnel/Boston. Take the ramp onto RT-1A S/William F McClellan Hwy. Merge north onto Interstate 93 and take the Storrow Drive - Exit 26. Follow Storrow Drive and exit left at Back Bay/Copley Exit. At lights, take left onto Beacon St, and then take an immediate right onto Arlington St. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is the 2nd building on the left after the park.