Directions to Tanglewood
Between Lenox and
Tanglewood is located in Berkshire County of western Massachusetts and is just a short drive from the Massachusetts State Turnpike.
Free parking is
297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240
From Boston, take the MA Turnpike (I-90) west to Exit 2. Follow to Route 20 west, which merges with Route 7 north. Turn left onto Route 183 south. Tanglewood main entrance is 1.4 miles west of Lenox Center on Route 183 (West Street).
New York City and New Jersey, take the Taconic
State Parkway to the Berkshire Section of the NY Thruway east to
the MA Turnpike Exit 2. Follow to Route 20 west, which merges with
Route 7 north. Turn left onto Route 183 south. The Tanglewood main
entrance is 1.4 miles west of Lenox Center on Route 183 (West
Or take the Taconic State Parkway to 295 east to 41 south to Tanglewood.
From Connecticut, take I-91 to the MA Turnpike west to Exit 2. Follow to Route 20 west, which merges with Route 7 north. Turn left onto Route 183 south. Tanglewood main entrance is 1.4 miles west of Lenox Center on Route 183 (West Street).
When driving to Tanglewood,
if you are using the Ozawa Hall Gate on Hawthorne Street, in
respect for our neighbors, please be mindful that it is a
residential neighborhood, and the speed limit is 30 mph. Likewise,
on West Street close to Lenox Town Center, the speed limit is 35
mph, and 40 mph heading towards Tanglewood. We would appreciate it
if you would refrain from using your car horn as well, particularly
Alternative ways to get there:
For private car service between NY and Tanglewood, please call 617-787-5575 for Commonwealth Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation, the Official Chauffeured Transportation of the BSO.
Abbott's Limousine & Livery - Private Car Travel
Offering round trip "Summer Sundays" tours from Boston to Lenox.
Train & Connecting Service - NYC & Berkshires
Metro-North Rail Road and Enterprise Car
Rental make it easy to get to Tanglewood from New York City.
Enterprise Car Rental offers rental pick-ups and drop off service
from the Harlem Valley Wingdale Station, located on the border of
Dutchess County and the Connecticut.
It's easy to hop on Metro-North at Grand Central have a rent a car waiting at the station and continue the relaxing trip with a scenic drive to Tanglewood. Renting a car through Enterprise, north of New York City, hassle, traffic and time of getting out of the City for the weekend. Visit http://mta.info/mnr/html/enterprise.htm for more information.
Bus service to the Lenox area is offered by Peter Pan and Greyhound Bus Lines. For fare and scheduling information, please call 800-343-9999 or 800-231-2222. Special excursions are offered by the Berkshire Tour Company at 781-438-8620, and Gateway Travel Service 781-729-6900. Limited bus service is also offered by K&L Tours at 617-267-1905.