• Directions to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Ave.
    Boston, MA 02215
    866-408-DFCI (3324) 

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    To Dana-Farber from the North

    Via I-93, the Tobin Bridge (Route 1), and Route 28

    Follow signs to Storrow Drive. Continue for 1.5 miles, take exit to the left, "Kenmore Square/Fenway, Route 1S," staying in far left lane as you drive up the ramp. At first light, bear right on Boylston Street (outbound) and continue straight. At the fourth set of lights, bear slight left onto Brookline Avenue. At fifth light, turn left onto Jimmy Fund Way. The entrance to the parking garage is on the right.

    To Dana-Farber from Logan Airport

    Follow signs to Boston via Route 1A South and the Sumner Tunnel. You will need to pay a toll before entering the Sumner Tunnel. After the toll booth, drive for 1.1 miles, bearing right and following signs for Storrow Drive. Take Exit 26 (on the right) for Storrow Drive. Keep right at the fork, following signs for Storrow Drive/Route 28 South. Take slight left and follow Storrow Drive/Route 28 South for 1.7 miles. Exit on the left for Kenmore Square/Fenway Route 1S, staying in the far left lane as you drive up the ramp. At first light, bear right on Boylston Street (outbound) and continue straight. At the fourth set of lights, bear slight left onto Brookline Avenue. At fifth light, turn left onto Jimmy Fund Way. The entrance to the parking garage is on the right.

    To Dana-Farber from the South

    Via Southeast Expressway (1-93, Route 3 North)

    Take exit 16, "Southampton St./Andrew Sq." At light at top of ramp, turn left. At fourth light, turn left on Melnea Cass Boulevard and continue for 0.9 miles to seventh light, turning left on Tremont Street. At first intersection (Boston Police Station on the corner), turn right on Ruggles Street. At fourth light, turn left on Huntington Avenue. After passing the Massachusetts College of Art, turn right at light on Longwood Avenue. At third light, turn left on Brookline Avenue, then left on Jimmy Fund Way. The parking garage entrance is on the right.

    Via Routes 1, 28, and 138

    From Route 1, continue to Jamaicaway. From Route 28 and 138, take Morton Street for 1.3 miles to Arborway (rotary). Take Arborway for 1 mile to Jamaicaway (rotary). Continue on Jamaicaway for 2.2 miles to Brookline Avenue. Turn right, then right on Jimmy Fund Way, at second light. The parking garage entrance is on the right.

    To Dana-Farber from the West

    Via the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) and downtown Boston

    Take Mass. Pike to exit 22, "Copley Square/Prudential Center," bearing left toward Prudential. Merge left on Huntington Avenue. Follow for 1.3 miles. After passing the Massachusetts College of Art, turn right at the light on Longwood Avenue. At third light, turn left on Brookline Avenue then left on Jimmy Fund Way. The parking garage entrance is on the right.

    Via the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) and Brighton

    Take the Mass. Pike to exit 18, "Cambridge/Allston." After the toll, stay right toward Cambridge. At second light, just after passing Doubletree hotel on the right, go right on Storrow Drive East, toward downtown Boston. Go approximately 1 mile and exit at Kenmore Square. Stay left and go up ramp toward "Fenway, Route 1 South." At first light, bear right on Boylston Street (outbound) and continue straight. At the fourth set of lights, bear slight left onto Brookline Avenue. At fifth light, turn left on Jimmy Fund Way. The parking garage entrance is on the right.

    Via Route 9 (Massachusetts Turnpike to I-95/Route 128 to Route 9)

    Take Mass. Pike (I-90) East to 95/128 South. Follow to exit 20A, Route 9 East toward Brookline/Boston. Go approximately 6 miles to Brookline Village, moving into the left lane when you pass Dunkin' Donuts on the right. At the next light, bear left before the Gulf gas station; you are now on Brookline Avenue. Stay in the right lane as you continue for 0.5 miles. Turn right on Jimmy Fund Way at fourth light. The parking garage entrance is on the right.

    Via Route 2 to Fresh Pond Parkway to Soldiers Field Road

    Take Route 2 East from Arlington and points west. Stay to the right and go straight over two bridges. At first rotary, stay left, then bear right following signs for Boston. Go straight onto Fresh Pond Parkway. At fork, bear right, then move into left lane; turn left toward Boston. Go over Charles River and stay straight onto Soldiers Field Road. (which becomes Storrow Drive). Continue on Storrow; take right exit toward "Fenway, Route 1 South." At first light, bear right on Boylston Street (outbound) and continue straight. At the fourth set of lights, bear slight left onto Brookline Avenue. At fifth light, turn left on Jimmy Fund Way. The parking garage entrance is on the right. (It is about 5.5 miles from Highway Route 2 to Storrow Drive Fenway exit.)

    Directions from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

    Telephone Directions

    For recorded directions to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, please call 617-632-3400. If you are en route and need help finding your way, please call our Security Department at 617-632-3131.

    Traffic Information

    For up-to-the-minute traffic information, please call SmarTraveler at 617-374-1234 or go to www.boston.com/traffic/.

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  • Traffic Changes on Brookline Avenue

    • Brookline Avenue traffic changesBeginning in September 2013, traffic flow changes will affect patients and visitors driving to Dana-Farber. Brookline Avenue between Fenway and Park Drive will become one-way only, heading from Dana-Farber toward downtown Boston.
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  • Make an Appointment

    • For adults:
      877-442-3324 (877-442-DFCI)
    • For children:
      888-733-4662 (888-PEDI-ONC)
    • Or complete the online form.