Ferry to Provincetown from Boston

Bay State Cruise Company

ferry to provincetown from boston

March 2024

Departing on the ferry to Provincetown from Boston Harbor, passengers are treated to panoramic views of the city skyline before embarking on a journey across Massachusetts Bay. During the journey, travelers can enjoy views of historic lighthouses, rocky coastlines, and passing sailboats. As the ferry approaches Provincetown, passengers are greeted by the iconic Pilgrim Monument rising majestically above the town’s skyline.

ferry to provincetown from bostonProvincetown has a unique cultural blend of artistic wonder, fun, and acceptance. Upon arrival, visitors can explore MacMillan Pier including the vibrant art scene, shops, and beaches, or simply stroll along Commercial Street and immerse themselves in the town’s unique culture and laid-back atmosphere. Whether it’s a day trip or a longer stay, taking a ferry from Boston to Provincetown promises an unforgettable journey!

About the Bay State Cruise Ferry to Provincetown from Boston

Bay State Cruise Company
155 Seaport Boulevard
Boston, MA 02210

The Bay State Cruise Company runs this route with both fast ferries and a traditional ferry service seasonally, and reservations are highly recommended as there is no guarantee of space for walk-up tickets. The fast ferry ferry to Provincetown from Boston takes only around an hour and a half.

Fares and Schedules 

Fast Ferry Schedule For 2024 | May 16 – October 20, 2024

Ferry from Boston to Provincetown

How OftenLeave BostonArrive Ptown
Daily8:30 am10:05 am
Daily1 pm2:35 pm
Daily5:30 pm7:05 pm

ferry to provincetown from boston

P’Town to Boston

How OftenLeave P’TownArrive Boston
Daily6:30 am8:15 am


10:30 am12:05
Daily3 pm4:35 pm
Daily7:30 pm9:05 pm

Fall Weekend Fast Ferry Schedule 2024 | Oct 25 – Dec 1

Boston to Provincetown

How OftenLeave BostonArrive P’Town
Fri-Xcept 11/271 pm2:40 pm
Sat/Sun8:30 am10:10 am

Provincetown to Boston

How OftenLeave P’TownArrive P’Town
Fri-Xcept 11/273 pm4:40 pm

ferry to provincetown from boston

Fast Ferry Fare

CategoryOne WayRound Trip
Kids(3-12 yrs.$50-$53*$ 85-$90*
Kids Under 3$34$50
Seniors – 65$66-$85$98-$118*
10 passes$490
10 Pass/Bike$520

For a one-day visit to Provincetown, be sure to check out Commercial Street and the town’s unique shops and galleries. Visit the Pilgrim Monument for panoramic views of the town and surrounding coastline, then head to Herring Cove Beach for a relaxing afternoon of sunbathing and swimming. In the evening, dine at one of Provincetown’s acclaimed seafood restaurants before catching a show at one of the town’s theaters or enjoying live music at a local venue.

ferry to provincetown from boston

For a two-day stay, spend your second day exploring the natural beauty of the Cape Cod National Seashore, with options for hiking, biking, or bird watching along scenic trails. Visit Race Point Beach for more beach time or take a whale-watching tour to see these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. We recommend a dinner overlooking the harbor followed by a leisurely walk along the waterfront!

If you have three days in Provincetown, consider taking a day trip to nearby attractions such as the historic town of Truro or the charming village of Wellfleet. Alternatively, spend your third day exploring more of Provincetown’s cultural attractions, such as the Provincetown Art Association and Museum or the Provincetown Theater. Whatever your itinerary, your trip to Provincetown will be memorable!

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