The ferry from Boston and Provincetown (and or the other way around) is one of the top 1000 crossings of the world in terms of interest from passengers. It takes about 1h 30 mins. to make this crossing. The Boston – Provincetown ferry crossing sails approximately Up to 3 Times p/day.
Everything about the ferry from Boston to Provincetown
The fast ferry from Boston Long Wharf all the way to Provincetown on Cape Cod takes only 90 minutes, you get there that fast because of the 44m long Salacia, which is the fastest passenger catamaran of its kind in the USA. Check out the route and exact address of departure and arrival:
Ferry to Ptown: What you need to know
The 115-mile crossing in 90 minutes is fast and smooth. The reviews tend to ver very positive. The only thing that could be a problem is that this ferry doesn't run all year round, Check the schedule:
This ferry from Boston Harbor Cruises runs until October 15th. On other days in the off-season, it serves as a ‘whale watching' vessel (also quite a nice experience). If you want to reach Cape Cod off-season you have to travel by the Bay State Cruise company:
Until the 14th the schedule of the ferry can be seen here. The ferry however departs from Boston every day until October 9th at 9:00 AM. And ferries about 12 times per week.
Parking before taking the ferry
If you want to park your car near the ferry the best place to drop your car is the Rowes Wharf Garage (30 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA), literally a few meters away from the ferry to Provincetown. Parking your car there is not cheap, about $42 per day. Nearby there aren't much cheaper options. At Provincetown there are two possible parking lots available, the MacMillan Pier Lot and Grace Hall. Both are open 24/7 and are about $30 to $40 max per day.
Ticket price for the ferry
The price for one person, one way is $70, however, during the process of buying the tickets you do have to pay an additional $7 for fuel surcharge and administration fees. Also, you get the option to go for ticket assurance for another $7.
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