March 8–11, 2020


Venue Information

Hynes Convention Center

900 Boylston Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Phone Number:  +1 (617) 954-2000

The 27th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2020) will be held at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center (the Hynes Convention Center). The Hynes Convention Center, named after John B. Hynes, mayor of Boston from 1950 to 1960, is located in Boston's Back Bay near Beacon Hill.

The Hynes Convention Center is conveniently located close to public transportation for easy access by Boston’s “T” subway system and commuter rails. It is connected to 2 major retail complexes: Prudential Center and Copley Place, which contain restaurants, sundries, personal services, and shopping.

Boston attractions provide many things to see and do, from discovering America’s history along the Freedom Trail to exploring world-famous museums and dining on international cuisine. The Theater District, located only minutes from the Hynes Convention Center, hosts Broadway plays and musicals, jazz clubs, dance clubs, comedy clubs, and improv theaters.  For those who consider shopping to be the ultimate entertainment, Boston offers the boutiques of Newbury Street and the shops at Quincy Market.

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The Hynes Convention Center is located approximately 12 minutes from Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS).


Within a 3-block walk of the Hynes Convention Center are numerous parking garages with more than 4400 spaces. There is limited meter parking available around the Hynes Convention Center and adjacent streets.

For driving directions and information on local transportation, please click here.

Getting Around Boston

Many of the conference hotels are within walking distance of the Hynes Convention Center, where most conference sessions and events will take place. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority—locals know it simply as the "T"—offers subway, bus, trolley car, and boat service to just about everywhere in the Greater Boston area and beyond.

Ground Transportation is offering a $5 discount off airport shuttle transportation to and from Airport and your Hotel.

To Book Reservation Click Airport Link:

Boston Airport Shuttle (BOS)

Once you complete your reservation an email confirmation will be sent to you and this will be your travel voucher for your airport transportation.  It will also include instructions on where to meet your shuttle when you arrive at the airport as well as any important phone numbers for the day of travel.

SHUTTLEFARE CUSTOMER SERVICE:  For reservation changes or questions contact customer service:

Phone: 800-851-4528, Email:

Monday - Friday 7am ­- 11pm EST, Saturday and Sunday 8am - ­11pm EST