Follow these links for useful parking information:
MBTA – Public Transit
Consider purchasing a monthly pass if you are taking the T for co-op or regularly to get to class. A LINK pass gives you unlimited rides on bus/subway. If you missed the semester discount deadline, you may purchases monthly passes directly from the MBTA at www.mbta.com or at Ruggles Station via a kiosk.
The Fall 2018 Discount T-Pass deadline has passed.
Receive 11%! Unlimited rides all semester! Click here for more information. (Fall 2018)
Follow these steps to purchase a pass for Spring 2019 (available for purchase in Nov 2018):
- 1. Log into myNortheastern.
- 2. Click on the Services & Links tab. In the search bar type “NUPay.”
- 3. Select “NUPay Basket.“
- 4. Click “Continue Shopping.”
- 5. Scroll down and select pass type (Link Pass, Bus Pass or Commuter Rail Pass)
Click here for prices and types of passes (Fall 2018 pricing). Note: Student passes are not available during the summer months. Purchase passes directly from the MBTA or on campus at Ruggles Station. If you are only taking the T sporadically, we recommend loading money on to a Charlie Card to pay for each ride as it costs less than a paper ticket or paying cash-on-board.
Bike Routes and Info
- Boston Bikes – Maps, routes, cycling guides, bike safety, and more.
- BLUEbikes (Map) NU stations located in North Lot and outside Rennaissance Park parking structure. Join for as little as $9/month and enjoy unlimited bike rides in Boston.
- NuRide– Find a carpool.
- Mass Bike
- MassRIDES– Commute via bike, walk, or carpool, and log in points for a raffle and discounts to various retailers
A great option for finding a quick ride using your smartphone. Review BPD Rideshare Safety Tips.
Car Rental Services
- Enterprise Rent a Car
- Getaround – “The AirBnB for cars,” this peer-to-peer service allows you to rent cars directly from fellow Boston residents.
- Northeastern Zip Car
Flight Planner– this is a great resource for determining the best air routes in less time.
- American Airlines
- Delta Airlines
- Frontier Airlines
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
- Find additional airlines that fly to Boston Logan Airport (BOS).
Websites and apps to find cheap tickets:
- Bolt Bus
- C&J Bus Lines
- Concord Coachlines
- Dartmouth Coach
- Greyhound Bus
- Plymouth Brockton
- Peter Pan