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The best – and most active – way to get to FitRec is to walk or ride your bike!

Ample bike parking is available directly in front of FitRec.

We also recommend public transportation.

Parking in the City of Boston, and at FitRec, is very limited. If you do need to drive, here are some near by parking options:


Agganis Arena Lot

925 Commonwealth Avenue

Open Monday – Sunday, 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.

$2 per hour; $14 max. Open to public.

Rates only available when no arena event taking place. On days when there are Arena events, parking is prohibited. See below for list of dates and times of restrictions.


Langsam Garage

278 Babcock Street

Open Monday – Sunday, 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.

$2 per ½ hour; $14 max; $10 flat rate after 3 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: $10 flat rate. Open to public.

Parking is available for FITREC MEMBERS at Langsam for $5. You must self identify upon entry and pay on the way into the lot.



Monday – Friday

5:45 am – 11 pm

Saturday Sunday

7 am – 11 pm

Agganis Arena Parking Garage (Lot A) and the surface just outside the Parking Garage (Lot C-2). Please note: the time listed below is the event start time, parking restrictions in the garage will begin 3-4 hours prior to the event start time.


Friday, August 17

8 pm

Sunday, September 23

8 pm

Thursday, October 4

8 pm

Friday, October 12

8 pm

Thursday, October 18

8 pm


Please Note: Between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. on non-event days, Agganis Arena parking patrons are asked to pay the maximum rate UPON ENTRY. Upon leaving, you will be refunded for any unused parking hours.

More specifically, when parking patrons enter the Agganis Arena lot between:

  • 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.: they are asked to pay $10.00
  • 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.: $8.00
  • 8 p.m. and 9 p.m.: $6.00
  • 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.: $4.00
  • After 10 p.m.: $2.00

Again, patrons will be refunded any unused parking fees.

Permit parking

On non-event dates, Lot A will be available to BU employees with valid Green and Red permits or with Medical Campus daytime permits (Gold Stickers), on a space-available basis. Evening permits for the Charles River Campus and the Medical Campus will both be honored after 4 pm.

Non-permit parking

On non-event dates, the Agganis Arena parking garage (Lot A) will be available to Fitness & Recreation Center members and visitors for $2/hr or a maximum of $14/day.

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