Transportation

Conference location

TCLT8 will be held at the Granoff Music Center on Tufts University's Medford campus. Directions to the Granoff Music Center can be found at http://as.tufts.edu/music/musiccenter/visit/directions.htm.

Please check http://www.tufts.edu/home/visiting_directions/ for directions to the Medford campus and campus maps.

Closest airport

Boston Logan International Airport (Airport code: BOS)

Location transportation

Please check the webpage at http://www.tufts.edu/home/visiting_directions/medford_somerville/ for detailed instructions.

The TCLT8 Conference plans to make the following transportation arrangements for our Conference participants, free of charge.  
 
Part I: Morning trips (one way) from Hotel to Conference sites on 6/6, 6/7, and 6/8.
(This part is for people who will stay at the Hyatt Place Hotel.)
 
Pick up location: Hyatt Place Hotel, 116 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA 02155
Pick up times:     8:15am on 6/6; 8:00am on 6/7 & 6/8
Drop off location on 6/6:              Music Center: 20 Talbot Ave. Medford, MA 02155
                                     6/7:                Anderson Hall: 200 College Ave. Medford, MA 02155
                                      6/8:               Cabot Intercultural Center: 170 Packard Ave. Medford, MA 02155
              
 
Part II: Evening trip (round trip) between Tufts and Chinese restaurant on 6/7.
(This part is for people who will attend the dinner party at the Chinese restaurant.)
 
Pick up location:               Music Center: 20 Talbot Ave. Medford, MA 02155
Pick up time:                      6pm
Drop off location:            792 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02139 (Chinese restaurant)
 
Return trip pick up time:  9:30pm at the restaurant
The return trip has two stops, one at Tufts (20 Talbot Ave. Medford, MA 02155, for people who selected on-campus housing), and one at the Hotel (116 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA 02155, for people who will stay at the hotel).

Transportation between the main conference site and hotel

From Boston Logan International Airport to South Hall

(on-campus housing), located at
30 Lower Campus Road, Medford, Massachusetts 02155 Phone: 617-627-3568;
Distance: 8.1 miles
Time by taxi: 20 minutes, varies depending on traffic
Taxi fare: $40 to $50, varies depending on traffic
Link: http://www.taxifarefinder.com/main.php?city=Boston&from=LOGAN+International+airport%2C+Boston%2C+MA%2C+United+States&to=30+Lower+Campus+Road%2C+Medford%2C+MA%2C+United+States&fromCoord=42.369543,-71.020061&toCoord=42.40708679999999,-71.1180895

From Boston Logan International Airport to Hyatt Place Medford (Hotel)

116 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA, 02155, Phone:(781) 395-8500
Distance: 6.9 miles
Time by taxi: 17 minutes, varies depending on traffic
Taxi fare: $38 to $50, varies depending on traffic
Link: http://www.taxifarefinder.com/main.php?city=Boston&from=LOGAN+International+airport%2C+Boston%2C+MA%2C+United+States&to=116+Riverside+Ave%2C+Medford%2C+MA%2C+United+States&fromCoord=42.369543,-71.020061&toCoord=42.4166563,-71.10487599999999

From Hotel (Hyatt Place Medford) to the main conference site

The Granoff Music Center, which is located at:
20 Talbot Avenue Ave, Medford, MA 02155. You can also reach the Music Center using its Somerville address, which is
217 College Avenue, Somerville, MA 02144 (part of Tufts is in Somerville).
Distance: 1.6 miles
Time by taxi: 5 minutes, varies depending on traffic
Taxi fare: $10 to $14, varies depending on traffic
Link: http://www.taxifarefinder.com/main.php?city=Boston&from=116+Riverside+Avenue%2C+Medford%2C+MA%2C+United+States&to=20+Talbot+Avenue%2C+Medford%2C+MA%2C+United+States&fromCoord=42.4166563,-71.10487599999999&toCoord=42.4044818,-71.11824100000001
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Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Middle Tennessee State University
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Hamilton College
The TCLT Standing Committee
Page last updated: 2014-05-12