Fast Ferry – Boston to Provincetown

While there are many ways to get to Ptown, we think taking one of the fast ferries is one of the best ways because the trip is 90 minutes. And you have two options.

Why Ferry Boston to Ptown?

Save Time … and no traffic! In 90 minutes you’ll be in Ptown versus 2-plus hours by car, and that’s if there’s no traffic!

Eat and Drink! Both ferry services include a snack bar and full service bar.

No Hassles with Parking. You won’t need a car in Ptown, and there are plenty of alternatives: Taxis, pedicabs, bike rentals.

Enjoy a beautiful view of the Cape coast. Take in Cape Cod coastline from the open air deck or the comfort of the cabin. You may even see some whales!

Ferry Boston to Ptown!

Bay State Cruises

This ferry is our top pick because of it’s consistent schedule, and the always-friendly and attentive crew.

Extended Weekend Service through 12/8!

Bay State has extended ferry service on weekends through Sunday 12/8. Check out the schedule.

Seasonal Schedule

Thursday, May 16 – Monday, October 14. View Schedule & Fares

  • Boston to Ptown: 8:30 am, 1:00 pm, 5:30 pm
  • Ptown to Boston: 10:30 am, 3:00 pm, 7:30 pm

Bay State Cruises has some additional advantages!

Consistent, convenient schedule 

Bay State Cruises ferry has the same schedule all season long. No need to remember which days and times it doesn’t run!

Monday Morning 6:30 am Departures

For those of you who want to enjoy a Sunday night in Ptown, Bay State offers a Monday morning departure from Ptown at 6:30am. The boat arrives in Boston at 8:00am.

Service Dates

  • Mondays: 6/17 – 8/26; Tues, 9/4
  • No service Labor day Monday, 9/2.

Website  |  View Schedule & Fares  |  Buy Tickets | Email  |  877-PT-FERRY

Boston Harbor Cruises

Seasonal Schedule

Schedule varies during their season. View BHC’s schedule.

Website  |  Schedule  |  Email   |  877-733-9425

Ferry Boston to Ptown