There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Provincetown by ferry, car, subway, plane, taxi or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry  •  1 h 30 min

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

$59

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Provincetown 115.2 miles

$11 - $17

Subway, fly, taxi  •  2 h

  1. Take the subway from State Street - to Wonderland to Airport - Outbound
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Provincetown (PVC) BOS - PVC
  3. Take a taxi from Provincetown to Provincetown

$123 - $395

Uber  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Boston to Provincetown 115.2 miles

$170 - $210

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Provincetown, MA, USA?

Bay State Cruise Company operates a ferry from Boston to Provincetown 3 times a day. Tickets cost $59 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Boston Harbor Cruises also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from State Street - to Wonderland to Airport - Outbound
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.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
Other operators
Uber Boston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$150 - $190
uberX
$170 - $210
uberXL
$310 - $390
UberBLACK
$480 - $600
uberSUV
$500 - $650
Taxi from Provincetown to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Cape Cab
Phone
+1 508-240-1500
Website
capecabtaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Provincetown?

The distance between Boston and Provincetown is 80 km. The road distance is 184 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Provincetown?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Provincetown is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Provincetown?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Provincetown is to ferry which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $59.

Is there a direct ferry between Boston and Provincetown?

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA and arriving at MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Provincetown?

The ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.