Kresge Auditorium (Building W16) is located at 48 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139 (map), directly across from MIT's main campus and next to the Stratton Student Center (Building W20).
||MBTA Subway: The nearest MBTA "T" (subway) stop is Kendall/MIT, located on the Red Line. One-way subway fares are approximately $2.75/per person or $2.25/per person with a CharlieCard.
||MBTA Bus: The #1 (Dudley bus) stops at MIT on Massachusetts Avenue. The MIT stop is at a large crosswalk with a stop light. On one side of the street are steps leading up to large Ionic columns and the Small Dome of MIT with the Stratton Student Center (Building W20) and Kresge Oval (an open, grass-covered area) on the other side of the street.
Ambassador Brattle Cab: (617) 492-1100 Green and Yellow Cab (Somerville): (617) 625-5000
Airport Taxi Cab Service: (617) 201-7886 Metro Cab: (617) 782-5500
||Taxi: Taxi fare from the airport is about $35–$40. During non-rush hour, the taxi ride will take about 30 minutes. During rush hour, the ride could take 45 minutes or more.
||Parking: Parking in Cambridge can be difficult. Garage parking is available near campus, along with metered spots on the street. Alternatively, we invite you to use the ParkMe application to view available parking garages and reserve a parking space before your visit.
MIT Visitor Parking: 139 Massachusetts, Cambridge, MA West Garage- Albany: 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
MIT Paid Lot: 84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA MIT West Garage (limited spaces): 121 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
To contact one of the above listed parking garages, please call: (617) 258-6510
Getting Around Campus
The Tech Shuttle provides free transportation around the MIT campus on weekdays from 7:15 am to 7:15 pm. The Tech Shuttle vehicles are accessible to those with disabilities. For the current schedule and information, visit the MIT Parking and Transportation Office website.
SafeRide shuttles run 7 days a week from 6 pm-3 am weekdays and until 4 am on weekends. Maps and schedules are available at the SafeRide site. An accessible van is available by calling the SafeRide office at 617-253-2997.
For a full layout of the campus, please visit: https://whereis.mit.edu/
How to Read an MIT Address
The main mailing address for MIT is 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139 (campus map).
Within MIT, addresses are designated by building and room number, so "MIT Room 3-208" is Building 3, second floor, Room 208.