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.

Penske is Hiring in Boston, MA

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Moving with Kids
Moving With Kids

Moving to a new home is exciting, but it can also be stressful, especially for kids. To help prepare your children for a successful move, start with these helpful tips.

Avoid Moving Scams
Avoid Moving Scams

Did you know that The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMSCA) regulates moving companies? Use these warning signs to avoid moving scams now and in the future.

Greener Moving
Sustainable Moving

Penske proudly supports a variety of green initiatives aimed at improving our environment and controlling emissions.