Welcome to Your New Home in Boston
Internationally known for its colleges and universities, Boston is also the center of New England's culture and economy. Nestled along the Charles River, home of the Red Sox, Harvard Yard, and clam chowder, The Hub has something for everyone. With dozens of historic sights, like Faneuil Hall, outdoor attractions like the Boston Common and the Swan Boats, world-class museums, and the beloved Boston Pops, students, singles, and families will feel at home in no time.
We Can Help You Get Settled in Boston
Moving can be a daunting task, even if it's just around the corner. We're here to help. Penske has many convenient truck rental locations in metropolitan Boston. To get you started, the Penske Metropolitan Boston Team offers these simple moving and driving tips for the do-it-yourself mover:
Tips for Moving to Boston
- Choose a 12- or 16-foot truck for a move to a dorm room or efficiency apartment
- Be prepared for crowds if you arrive during May or August, which are peak student moving months.
- Pack and carry essential items including drinks, snacks, and a cell phone, in case you get sidelined by weather delays.
Tips for Driving in Boston
- Navigate carefully — Boston roads can be narrow and unpredictable.
- Wait out bad weather — don't try to drive in snow or ice storms.
- Avoid Storrow Drive and Memorial Drive — trucks are prohibited
We Offer Complete Service When Moving to Boston
Whether you're moving to a renovated loft in the North End, a triple-decker in Dorchester, or a suburb in one of metropolitan Boston's seven counties, the Penske Metropolitan Boston Team is always ready to help.
- Get everything for your move from Penske and our moving partners. See Extras & Supplies.
- We operate over 100,000 vehicles at more than 2,500 locations.
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Penske’s Rent for a Day, Get a Second Day Free Special promotional discount applies only to the daily vehicle rental charges. All taxes, fees (including but not limited to vehicle use taxes), and surcharges (including but not limited to the Mileage Fee, Environmental Fee, Vehicle License Fee) are extra. Optional products such as supplemental insurance, Limited Damage Waiver (LDW), hand trucks, furniture pads, and dolly’s are extra. Fuel charges are extra. Promotional discount is valid only in the Contiguous United States. Customer must select the number of days for the rental and then the promotional discount is automatically applied at checkout. The promotional discount is available on household / personal local rentals only. The promotional discount is valid from 12:01AM ET, 10/1/2022 until 11:59PM ET, 11/11/2022; provided that the Customer must pick up the vehicle on a Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday during the promotional period. Limit of one use per Customer. Maximum of five (5) free day’s rental charges per Customer. This offer is subject to vehicle availability at the time of reservation. Promotional discount may be combined with other coupons, offers, or discounts. This promotional discount is not redeemable for cash or cash equivalent. The promotional discount is not transferable and Penske reserves the right to change terms at any time in our sole discretion.