Please note that you are welcome to visit campus on your own any time during the year using available campus maps and self-guided tours.
By Public Transportation
From Logan Airport
The Silver Line bus stops outside all airline terminals. Take the bus to South Station. From there, take the inbound Red Line to Harvard Square (train marked Alewife). (Travel time: 30-45 minutes)
Note: From Harvard station, either walk north through Harvard Yard to the Law School or take the Church Street exit from the T station, turn right at street level, and walk north on Massachusetts Avenue along Cambridge Common. Cross over to the Law School at Gannett House. (Travel time: 10 minutes)
South Station is the final destination for Amtrak and some commuter trains. Take the Red Line inbound to Harvard. (Travel time: 15 minutes)
Some commuter rail lines end at North Station. Take the Green Line inbound to Park Street. Go downstairs and take the Red Line outbound to Harvard. (Travel time: 20-30 minutes)
Greyhound and Peter Pan buses arrive at South Station. Please refer to Amtrak directions.
From the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90)
Take the Cambridge/Allston exit (exit 18 from the west, exit 20 from east). Follow the Cambridge signs off the ramp to the traffic lights. Stay in the middle lane while crossing the bridge. Proceed straight across the bridge onto River Street. Stay in the left lane and follow River Street into Central Square, the first major traffic intersection. Travel straight across the intersection. (Here the street becomes Prospect Street.) At the second traffic light, turn left onto Broadway. Follow Broadway until you must bear right at the fire station, onto Quincy Street. Move into the left lane and turn left at the light onto Cambridge Street. Proceed down through the underpass and move into the far right lane which feeds into Massachusetts Avenue. The Law School is on the right, approximately one block further. There are parking meters along both sides of the street.
From the south: take exit 26 for Storrow Drive, using right lane and following signs for Storrow Drive. (*)Take left lane exit for Government Center/Kendall Square/3 North and bear right at sign for Kendall Square. Proceed across bridge onto Broadway. Follow Broadway for two miles until you must bear right at the fire station, onto Quincy Street. Move into the left lane and turn left at the light onto Cambridge Street. Proceed down through the underpass and move into the far right lane which feeds into Massachusetts Avenue. The Law School is on the right, approximately one block further. There are parking meters along both sides of the street.
From the north: take exit 26A and follow signs for Storrow Drive. Follow directions above from (*).
From Route 128 (I-95)
Take the exit for Route 2 East to Arlington and Boston. Travel approximately 6.5 miles, approach rotary from left lane. Bear left, following signs for 3 North and 16 East to Medford. At first light, turn right onto Massachusetts Avenue. Proceed 1.8 miles to Everett Street on the left (15th traffic light). The Law School begins here, on the left. There are parking meters along both sides of the street.
Parking at Harvard Law School
Because parking in Cambridge is extremely limited, we strongly encourage our visitors to use public transportation. However, if you must bring a car and need to purchase a parking pass, you should do so in advance at the Online Harvard Parking Permit site. Include the Department name as ‘HLS’ and Department code as ‘1006’.