Whether you're travelling for leisure or for work, a car hire in Boston will allow you to get around at your own pace. Visit the vibrant sights and the bustling metropolis, and immerse yourself in the nightlife, restaurants, historical sites and live music. There will be no shortage of things to do in this lively city! Auto Europe offers the best prices for your car rental in Boston so let us help you get on your American adventure today!
Driving is conducted on the right, like in European countries, although speeds are measured in mileage. As in any busy city, travelling during peak hours, especially when people are going to and from work, it not advised. Another thing to look out for is pedestrians whilst driving. Although jaywalking is illegal, some people will still tend to cross the roads at the wrong places and ignore incoming traffic. Always wear a seat belt and never use your mobile phone whilst driving. For more information Auto Europe has also put together a guide to driving in the USA.
Most hotels have their own parking areas, so it is wise to check with where you are staying beforehand as parking in main areas can be notoriously hard. Many parking lots are located around the city if you feel like parking your hire car in Boston there for a fee, or you can also try your luck with street-parking, although, is it not advisable. Another option is to park out further from the city centre and use public transport to travel into the more touristy or congested areas.
Located on the south East of the United States, Boston is the capital and largest city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The city covers 48 square miles with an estimated population of nearly 700,00, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd largest city in the United States.
The climate of Massachusetts is a humid continental climate, with warm summers and cold, snowy winters. Keep this in mind when you plan to visit as both seasons can offer an abundance of activities. Many great drives can be made from Boston such as to Mount Monadnock, which is one of the best hikes in New England, or to Portland, where you can sample some world class seafood.
Boston Airport is located just four miles and less than fifteen minutes away from the city centre. With so many great sights and places to visit, a car hire at Boston Airport is a great choice. Otherwise Auto Europe offer a range of downtown locations for you to pick up your vehicle.
Boston Airport (BOS)
Website: Boston Airport
Telephone: +1 800-235-6426
You will find an extensive network of public transport options in Boston. Through the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority you can find more information on their rail, bus and subway services. They even operate a boat services for those wanting to travel across the harbour.