There are 3 ways to get from Boston to Plymouth Harbor by ferry, bus or plane

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Ferry  •  4 h 6 min

  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

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Bus, ferry  •  5 h 45 min

  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

1 alternative option

Fly, ferry  •  4 h 50 min

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

$149 - $437

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

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

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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 4 h 6 min.

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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 4 h 6 min and costs $94.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min 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 30 min.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Provincetown Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Plymouth Harbor. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $20.

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

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 in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
31 min
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
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
p-b.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
1 h 30 min
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
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com
P-Town Ferry
Website
captjohn.com
Ferry from Provincetown, MA to Plymouth, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
captjohn.com
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captjohn.com

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