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Parking at MIT
Free parking is available on Memorial Drive. However, we encourage you to take public transportation as spaces are scarce during business hours, and parking regulations are strictly enforced.
Query this interactive map of the MIT campus and Kendall Square to find parking lots in the area.
Parking at MIT Without a Permit
An MIT parking permit is required for all vehicles on MIT property between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
From 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. and on weekends and holidays, permits are not required for MIT-affiliated people in the following lots:
- Building W59 Lot
- Buildings 44/46 Lot
- Building E51/Amherst Street Lot
- Hayward Street Lot
- 65 Waverly Street Lot
- 600 Memorial Drive Lot
Vehicles without MIT parking permits parked during this time in any other MIT parking area will be subject to ticketing or towing.
Parking & Transportation Office
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone (after hours): 617-253-2997
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