Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and all associated clinics are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Boston, adjacent to Tufts Medical Center, Chinatown and the Theater District, and within walking distance of the Boston Common and Downtown Crossing. We are easy to reach by public transportation (via subway, bus, and train) and by car (via the Mass Pike and I-93). Our main entrance is located at One Kneeland Street (at the corner of Kneeland and Washington Streets).
Subway (Orange, Red and Green Lines)
Take the MBTA Orange Line to the “Tufts Medical Center” stop, exit station, and turn left (north) onto Washington Street. Walk approximately one block north on Washington Street. Turn right (east) onto Kneeland Street – the first door is One Kneeland. Other nearby subway stops are “Downtown Crossing” (Red & Orange Lines – Walk seven blocks south on Washington Street to Kneeland Street) and “Boylston” (Green Line – Walk two blocks south on Tremont Street and then just over one block east (left) on Stuart Street, which becomes Kneeland Street at Washington Street).
Tufts Dental is convenient to the “Tufts Medical Center” stop on the Silver Line; bus lines 3, 11, 43, and 55; and the South Station bus terminal (see MBTA Commuter Rail below for walking directions).
Commuter Rail, Amtrak and Intercity Bus
The train and bus terminals at South Station are a 10-minute walk (about 9 blocks) from the Dental School. Turn left (i.e., south) onto Atlantic Avenue. After crossing Kneeland Street, then turn right (west) onto Kneeland Street and walk eight blocks to One Kneeland (just before the intersection with Washington Street).
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Tufts Dental School is convenient to the I-90 (Mass. Pike) and I-93. Click here for directions on Google Maps.
From the South
Via the Southeast Expressway (93 North), take Exit 20, follow signs for South Station, and at 2nd set of lights take left onto Kneeland Street. Continue 4 sets of lights to One Kneeland (on left). McDonald’s will be on your right. For directions to discounted parking, see below.*
From the North
Via I-93, take Exit 20A (South Station) onto Purchase Street. Continue along Purchase Street, which becomes the Surface Artery. Make a right turn onto Kneeland Street. Continue for 3 sets of lights to One Kneeland (on left). McDonald’s will be on your right. For directions to discounted parking, see below.*
From the West and Southwest
Via the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90 East), take exit 24A, South Station, and stay to the left once you are on the exit ramp. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Kneeland Street toward Chinatown. Proceed through 6 sets of lights (note that some are not active at certain times of the day) to One Kneeland (on left). McDonald’s will be on your right. For directions to discounted parking, see below.*
Discounted parking is available in the Tufts Medical Center garage at 274 Tremont Street, next to the Citi Performing Arts (Wang) Center. To get reduced parking rates, parking tickets must be validated at one of the Dental School’s reception areas.