Campus alert!

Due to impending weather, Berkshire Community College will be closed Wednesday, November 26th. Classes will be held the evening of November 25th.

Map, Directions, and Transportation

DIRECTIONS

Driving Directions to BCC, 1350 West Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts - Click here for CAMPUS MAPS

From the north: Follow Rte. 7 to Park Square in downtown Pittsfield. Turn right onto West Street, go downhill, pass the Big Y Supermarket on the right, and turn left at the stop sign. Continue on West Street for 3.5 miles.  The College's main entrance is on the right.

From the east: Follow Rte. 9 through Dalton and Pittsfield to Park Square in downtown Pittsfield.  Continue straight onto West Street, go downhill, pass the Big Y Supermarket on the right, and turn left at the stop sign.  Continue on West Street for 3.5 miles. The College's main entrance is on the right.  Or  - 

Follow the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90 west) to Exit 2 in Lee.  Turn right onto Rte. 20.  After Rte. 20 merges with Rte. 7 in Lenox, follow Rte. 7 to Park Square.  Turn left onto West Street, go downhill, pass the Big Y Supermarket on the right, and turn left at the stop sign.  Continue on West Street for 3.5 miles.  The College's main entrance is on the right.

From the south: Follow Rte. 7 to Park Square. Turn left onto West Street, go downhill, pass the Big Y Supermarket on the right, and turn left at the stop sign.  Continue on West Street for 3.5 miles. The College's main entrance is on the right.

From the west:  Follow Rte. 20 to the NY/MA border.  From the NY/MA border continue on Rte. 20 for approximately 4.8 miles, turn left onto Hungerford Street.  Bear left onto Forthill Avenue (underneath a railroad overpass).  Continue to the end of Forthill Avenue.  Turn left at the stop sign onto West Street.  Continue on West Street for 0.9 miles.  The College's main entrance is on the right.

 

Estimated Drive Times:

Albany, NY............................................................................55 min.
Boston, MA...........................................................................2.5 hrs.
Chatham, NY........................................................................25 min.
Great Barrington, MA............................................................35 min.
New Lebanon, NY.................................................................15 min.
Northampton, MA..................................................................1.5 hrs.
North Adams, MA..................................................................40 min.
Pownal, VT............................................................................55 min.
Springfield, MA......................................................................75 min.
Williamstown, MA..................................................................35 min.

 

PARKING: Please click here for parking options (handicap, student/faculty, visitors) and parking regulations.

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION – BERKSHIRE REGIONAL TRANSIT AUTHORITY

BRTA Bus Transportation is available between downtown Pittsfield and the BCC West Street Main Campus. Buses arrive on campus every hour. Click here for the weekly BRTA bus schedule or call 413-499-2782. Schedules and discounted bus passes for BCC students with ID's are also available in the Office of Student Life.

BRTA BUS INFORMATION VIA SMARTPHONE
A FREE smartphone application to access BRTA bus information is now available!  Instead of looking down the street for the next available bus, simply use your smartphone.

  • From the FREE marketplace install the RouteShout application. Using your phone's GPS location, this application will list nearby stops and provides the same next available bus time.

Or from your phone's browser application:

  • Type in: m.routeshout.com & Choose RouteShout
  • from the listing at the bottom of the page, locate the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority in Massachusetts
  • From the main menu, choose either route, address, or locate me
  • If you chose route, click on the route number, then your stop, for the next available bus time