Parking and Transportation Services

The Office of Parking and Transportation Services (OPTS) is responsible for providing patients, visitors, employees and students with a variety of options for parking and transportation needs.

OPTS is located in the 1st level of the garage at 710 Albany Street, and can be reached by calling 638-4915 and is open between 7 AM and 5 PM, Monday thru Friday. Parking applications, parking permits, transportation options, schedules and other information can be obtained at the OPTS office.

Shuttle services are provided on the medical center and to designated off-campus buildings and parking lots. Evening shuttle services are provided to select local MBTA stations. This is a free service. Public transportation is available during the day to local MBTA stations. An inner-campus shuttle provides transportation for patients and visitors to and from the main patient care buildings on the campus. Please click on shuttle information to get hours of operation, schedules and updated information.

OPTS manages a large and complex parking and shuttle program that includes on-site parking, valet and shuttle services 24 hours a day. Polices and procedures that define the parking program at the medical center are available by clicking the index screen for this option. Parking spaces are based on availability and are not guaranteed.

Information about Electric Vehicle, carpooling & Hybrid, T-pass and other commuter options can be accessed by calling 617 638-7473 or visiting the TranSComm page.

Construction in 610 and 710 Albany St. Garages Begins July 27 This message is from: Parking Office / Director / Event Location: /

The 610 and 710 Albany St. garages will be under construction as of Monday, July 27, for necessary maintenance. Parkers should expect temporary changes in traffic patterns and areas of the garages to be unavailable for parking; parking attendants will be posted in these areas to direct parkers to the appropriate parking areas. In addition, monthly parkers may be directed to alternate parking areas to accommodate patient parking. Parkers are asked to: – Follow the directions of parking attendants; – Leave extra time to access or locate a space in these garages. Updates will be available on the BMC and BU parking intranet pages. For questions, please call the Parking office at 638-4915.