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There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor by ferry, bus or plane

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Ferry  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA Fast Ferry / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA Fast Ferry

$94 - $96

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Bus, ferry  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA Boston
  2. Take the ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA Fast Ferry

$46 - $75

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry via Hyannis, MA  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA
  3. Take the ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA

$66 - $82

Fly, ferry  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Provincetown (PVC) BOS - PVC
  2. Take the ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA

$156 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor is to bus and ferry which costs $45 - $75 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor is to ferry which costs $94 - $96 and takes 4h 6m.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Boston to Plymouth Harbor. However, there are services departing from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA and arriving at Plymouth, MA via Provincetown, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Boston and Plymouth Harbor is 33 miles.

The best way to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor without a car is to ferry which takes 4h 6m and costs $94 - $96.

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Provincetown Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Provincetown Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Plymouth Harbor. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $1 - $14.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor.
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  • Distance: 33.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Plymouth Harbor, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Boston to Plymouth Harbor. However, you can take the ferry to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA, take the walk to Provincetown, MA, then take the ferry to Plymouth, MA. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Boston to Plymouth Harbor via Provincetown, MA and Provincetown, MA in around 6h 5m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Bus operators
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
p-b.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to Chamber of Commerce & MacMillan Pier. Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com
P-Town Ferry
Website
captjohn.com
Ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
captjohn.com
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captjohn.com

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