UMass Amherst Office of Parent Services

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Visiting the Amherst Area

Planning to visit the Amherst Area? Here are some transportation, lodging, and shopping options you might find handy.

Planes, Trains, and Busses
Places to Stay
Guide to the Area
Directions

Planes, trains, and Busses


Off-Campus Transportation

Amtrak
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA)

Airports

Albany, NY - Albany International Airport (ALB)
Boston, MA - Logan International Airport (BOS)
Hartford, CT - Bradley International Airport (BDL)
Manchester, NH - Manchester Airport (MHT)
New York, NY - John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
New York, NY - LaGuardia International Airport (LGA)
Newark, NJ - Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
Providence, RI - T.F. Green International Airport (PVD)

Airport Shuttles

Exclusive Car Service - Car service to Bradley, Logan and New York airports. Phone: (877) 695-4665

Seemo Shuttle - Shared shuttle, charter, and private service to Bradley airport. Reserve online or call (800) 908-2829.

Valley Transporter - Shuttle service to and from Bradley, Logan, New York, and Providence airports. Hourly service to Bradley. Reserve online or call (800) 872-8752 or (413) 253-1350.

Places to Stay in the Amherst Area


All telephone numbers are in the (413) area code.

*Indicates hotels that offer a discount to members of the UMass Amherst Parents Association

*Allen House Victorian Inn Bed & Breakfast
599 Main St, Amherst 01002, 253-5000

* Amherst Inn
257 Main St, Amherst 01002, 253-5000

* Amherst Motel
408 Northampton Rd, Amherst 01002, 256-8122

* Autumn Inn
259 Elm St, Northampton 01060, 584-7660

*Quality Inn of Northampton
117 Conz St., Northampton 01060, 586-1500 or 1-800-941-3066

The Brandt House
29 Highland Ave, Greenfield 01301, 774-3329

Black Walnut Inn Bed & Breakfast
1184 North Pleasant St, Amherst 01002, 549-5649

The Centennial House
94 Main St, Northfield 01360, 498-5921

Clarion Hotel
1 Atwood Dr, Northampton 01060, 586-1211

Comfort Inn
237 Russell St, Hadley 01035, 584-9816

Comfort Inn & Suites
106 Capital Dr, West Springfield 01089, 736-5000

Courtyard by Marriott
423 Russell St, Hadley 01035, 256-5454

Days Inn
450 Memorial Dr, Chicopee 01020, 739-7311

Days Inn
21 Colrain Rd, Greenfield 01301, 774-5587

Deerfield Inn
81 Main Street, Historic Deerfield 01342, 774-5587

Econo Lodge
329 Russell St., Hadley 01035, 582-7077

Emily's Amherst Bed & Breakfast
71 North Prospect Street, Amherst 01002, 549-0733

Hampton Inn Hadley
24 Bay Rd, Hadley 01035, 586-4851

Hampton Inn West Springfield
1011 Riverdale Street, West Springfield, 01089, 732-1300

Hilton Garden Inn
800 Fall of Fame Ave, Springfield 01105, 886-8000

Holiday Inn Express
400 Russell St, Hadley 01035, 582-0002

Holiday Inn Express
39 Southampton Rd, Westfield 01085, 465-4329

Hotel Northampton
36 King St, Northampton 01060, 584-3100

*Hotel UMass
University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01003, 549-6000

Lord Jeffery Inn
30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst 01002, 253-2576

Howard Johnson
401 Russell St, Hadley 01035, 586-0114

Marriott
2 Boland Way, Springfield 01105, 781-7111

Norwottuck Inn
208 Russell St, Hadley 01035, 587-9866

Red Roof Inn
9 Greenfield Road, Routes 5 & 10, South Deerfield 01373, 665-7161

Sheraton
1 Monarch Pl, Springfield 01144, 781-1010

Tibetan Inn of Deerfield
261 Greenfield Road, Deerfield 01373, 665-5556

University Lodge
345 N. Pleasant St., Amherst 01002, 256-8111


Note: Hadley and South Deerfield are about 10 minutes from the University.
Northampton is about 20 minutes from the University.
West Springfield is about 30 minutes from the University.

Guide to the Area

The Amherst Area is a great place to visit, shop, and do business. For a list of services and stores in the area from ATMs to Wireless Service Providers, please download our Guide to the Amherst Area.