Transportation

Transportation

Airport Information

Three area airports provide service to this portion of New England.

For ease of travel, Manchester Airport is recommended.

Shuttle Service can be arranged to and from the airport if a rental car is not desired

http://www.flightlineinc.com

http://www.airportshuttles.net/new_hampshire.shtml

Driving Directions: For those arriving by car, visit the UNH-IOL directions page.

Free parking is available at the InterOperability Lab.

Services from Boston, MA

Downeaster train

Take the train from Boston (North Station) to Durham, NH (the final destination of the train is Portland, ME).

Taking the train is a great way to avoid having to rent a car and drive in Boston. The train is convenient for a number of reasons including a free wireless connection and a cafe that serves a variety of food and beverages. Tickets can purchased online, or at the North Station ticket booth. The trip takes about an hour and twenty minutes. When you arrive in Durham, use the UNH-IOL Campus Connector to get to the UNH-IOL.

http://www.amtrakdowneaster.com

C & J Service Shuttle

The C & J shuttle is another transportation option. It is especially convenient for people coming from, or going to, Logan Airport in Boston. The bus makes pickups at the airport and can deliver passengers to Durham on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Once you arrive in Durham, you can take the UNH-IOL Campus Connector to get to the lab.

http://www.ridecj.com

Greyhound bus

The bus offers scheduled service from Boston (South Station) to Portsmouth, NH. From Portsmouth connect to Durham from Market Square using Wildcat Transit Route 4, Wildcat Transit. From Durham, you can get to the lab by taking the UNH-IOL Campus Connector.

http://www.greyhound.com/home/

Boston, MBTA (subway)

Boston MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority) is the most convenient way to get around the city. The MBTA takes you from the airport to the train station, as well as downtown Boston.

http://www.mbta.com/schedules_and_maps/subway/

Services from Manchester, NH

Taxis

It is recommended to make arrangements for pick-up service in advance of your arrival into Manchester, NH.

Blue Star Taxi:
http://www.bluestartaxi.com

Bellmores Transportation:
http://www.bellmorestransportation.com/airports

Regal Limousine Service:
http://www.regallimo.com

Transportation to the UNH-IOL from Durham

UNH-IOL Campus Connector

The UNH-IOL Connector originates at the InterOperability Lab at GOSS (Technology Drive), services the back part of campus and returns.
Transit & Connector: 603.862.2328

  • Full service is Monday-Friday from 7:45 am - 6:00 pm, every 30 minutes.
  • There is no service Saturday or Sunday.
  • During UNH breaks (winter, spring, summer), Campus Connectors operate on request only, M-F 8:00 am - 9:00 am, noon-1:00 pm, and 4:00 pm -5:00pm.

http://www.unh.edu/transportation/wildcat/connectors/iol

Wildcat Transit

Wildcat Transit operates Campus Connector routes within the UNH campus and public transit routes between campus and Dover, Newington, Newmarket, and Portsmouth. All routes are open to the public, and Campus Connector routes are free. The buses follow distinct weekday and weekend schedules, usually running every hour from 6:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

http://www.unh.edu/transportation/wildcat/

Campus Map

This campus map displays the bus stops. The UNH campus is a walking campus. It is easy to get from both the New England Center and the Holiday Inn hotel to the UNH-IOL by using the campus map and taking the UNH-IOL Campus Connector.

http://www.unh.edu/transportation/visitor/map.pdf

The Cooperative Alliance of Seacoast Transportation (COAST) Bus

The COAST bus offers transportation around the Seacoast for those who are interested to explore New Hampshire and its cities.
http://www.coastbus.org/