Local Arrangements for Worcester 2018

For GPS directions, Worcester State’s campus address is: 

486 Chandler St.

Worcester, MA 01602


Blocks of rooms have been reserved at two local hotels, both about 4 miles from the Worcester State campus. Reservations must be made by September 19th, 2018 in order to take advantage of special pricing.

Hampton Inn

65 Prescott St.

Worcester, MA 01605

(508) 886-9005

Rate: $136 plus tax. $9 overnight parking fee.

Courtyard – Marriott

72 Grove St.

Worcester, MA 01605

(508) 363-0300

Rate: $136 plus tax. $9 overnight parking fee.

Additional hotels in the area include:

Hilton Garden Inn (3 miles from campus)

35 Major Taylor Boulevard

Worcester, MA 01608

Use the following booking link for a conference discount: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/gi/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=BEDWOGI&corporateCode=2840001&from=lnrlink

AC Hotel Worcester (3 miles from campus)

125 Front St.

Worcester, MA 01608




There is an airport in Worcester (ORH) with limited flights.

Boston Logan International Airport, MA (BOS): 47 miles from Worcester

Providence T.F. Greene Airport, RI (PVD): 50 miles from Worcester (but usually less traffic)

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, NH (MHT): 66 miles from Worcester

Hartford Bradley International Airport, CT (BDL): 68 miles from Worcester

Airport Limousine Service:

 Knight’s Airport Limousine Service: 1-508-839-6252 (to/from Boston/Logan)

Worcester Airport Limo: 800-660-0092 (to/from Boston/Logan and Providence/T.F. Greene)

Getting Around:

Both Lyft and Uber are available in Worcester.

Special Opportunity for Early Arrivals: Canal Food Tours (Worcester, MA) will be providing a special tour for NEPCA attendees on Friday from 10-1 (approximately).  Space will be limited.  More information, including registration and cost, will be available at a later date.  https://canalfoodtours.com/