Car Hire at Manchester–Boston Regional Airport
This information is correct as of July 2015.
Manchester within New Hampshire, United States is served by Manchester–Boston Regional Airport. To travel within the city and its surrounding areas, there are a good number of car rental companies that provide reliable car rental services to travellers that enter via the airport.
Where to hire a car at Manchester–Boston Regional Airport
The car rental companies that operate from within the airport terminal of Manchester–Boston Regional Airport include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, and National. The car rental desks are located on the first floor of the terminal building, between the main entrance/exit and the north entrance/exit.
What to expect when hiring a car from Manchester–Boston Regional Airport
Petrol stations near Manchester–Boston Regional Airport include Shell, Bedford Tech Drive Circle-K Irving, Kwik Stop Sunoco, MEGA-X, Alltown Manchester, Mobil, and more. The airport is located about three miles or five kilometres south of Manchester central business district. It is served by Raymond Wieczorek Drive (formerly Manchester Airport Access Road), an expressway connection from F.E. Everett Turnpike and U.S. Route 3 in Bedford. Manchester–Boston Regional Airport also provides access to the local roads off Interstate 293/NH Route 101.
Driving around Manchester–Boston Regional Airport
The main roads serving Manchester in New Hampshire include Interstates 93 and 293 and the F.E. Everett Turnpike. These multi-lane highways link the city to Concord and the White Mountains to the north, and to Nashua and Boston to the south. There is also the NH 101 which is a four-lane highway toward the east to Hampton Beach and southeast New Hampshire and the seacoast. The highway further leads to Maine and Massachusetts North Shore via Interstate 95. Other roads that pass through the city are US Route 3 and state routes 28 and 3A.
Getting to your destination
Some of the destinations that should not be missed when driving around the New Hampshire state are Rochester, Keene, and Portsmouth, to name a few. When driving to these destinations, we have provided easy to comprehend driving directions to help with the trip. Please be advised that the instructions have been simplified to work as a quick reference when in a pinch.
Rochester, located within the Strafford County of New Hampshire, is known for destinations like the Rochester Historical Society Museum, Rochester Opera House, Rochester Common, Rochester Skate Park, and Rochester Museum of Fine Arts, among others.
Rochester is approximately an hour away from Manchester–Boston Regional Airport. Covering a total of 46.4 miles, drive down I-293 S in Manchester starting from Brown Ave. Reach Hanson St in Rochester after NH-101 E/Rte 101 E and NH-125 N. Take one last left turn down Hanson St to reach the destination.
Located within the Cheshire County of New Hampshire, Keene is home to Horatio Colony House Museum & Nature Preserve, and Wyman Tavern, to name a few.
Driving to Keene starting from Manchester–Boston Regional Airport will take around an hour and 18 minutes for 71.8 miles. Go on F.E. Everett Turnpike in Bedford starting from Raymond Wieczorek Drive. Go down NH-9 to Washington St in Keene.
Portsmouth, located in Rockingham County of New Hampshire, is known for interesting sites like the Discover Portsmouth Center, USS Albacore Museum & Park, Portsmouth Athenaeum, Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, and Whaling Wall, to name a few.
Starting from Manchester–Boston Regional Airport, drive down I-293 S in Manchester from Brown Ave then go down NH-101 E/Rte 101 E and I-95 N to NH-33 in Rockingham County; this requires exiting via exit 3 from I-95 N. Go down NH-33 E then drive to Summer St, to reach your destination after a total of 51 minutes or 48.2 miles approximately.