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Plymouth to Provincetown Express Ferry

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Quick comfortable service.

Excellent way to travel to the Cape. No traffic jams on the water. Rented bikes in Provincetown... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
JeanLoise
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Lockport, Illinois
great adventure

Enjoyed a perfect day traveling by water to P-town. Spotted some whale's on the trip over. No... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Sally W
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Excellent way to travel to the Cape. No traffic jams on the water. Rented bikes in Provincetown, so no need for a car.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JeanLoise
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The ferry itself is wonderful. On schedule. Comfortable. Limited food-beverages. For 90-minutes, it's fine. Located at the State Pier, where the Mayflower II docks. In Plymouth board and depart from the upper deck. In Provincetown, board and depart from the lower deck. Be prepared to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Enjoyed a perfect day traveling by water to P-town. Spotted some whale's on the trip over. No Cape traffic! Warning: if you stay outside on the bow of the boat, prepare for waves to come crashing over. Parking is a "piece of cake" Once in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Sally W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Beautiful ride to Provincetown yesterday. We left a little bit late because we were waiting for people to buy tickets but he made up the time on the water. It was very crowded!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank elaine m
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is our second time taking the Providence to P-Town Ferry. We love it. I am the driver when it comes to day trips, I love travelling to Plymouth. The ferry is pricey, but compared to a 2 1/2 hour drive, traffic, wear & tear...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ibw59
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Big ferry.. no prebooking required. Good food .. can accommodate lots of vehicles.. nice song and must include in trip

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Priya G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We got on the ferry at 10:00 am. Most people chose to sit up on the upper deck. As soon as we left the harbor, the waves became very large. The captain did slow down after some large waves got everybody soaked!!! The seas were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank treehouse4
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Found a Groupon and got the ferry for $30 dollars round trip. Was docked at the end of the main street with a super easy walk down. Ferry ride over was a breeze. Actually saw a couple of whales on the return trip.

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank Baldylox
Reviewed 17 August 2017

crew aboard ship were polite and helpful, trip to ptown went smooth and return was just as smooth, we highly recommend going this way if youre just going for the day, no driving or traffic to contend with or finding parking just sit back and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RueS10
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We went with friends for a day trip and stayed in Plymouth overnight. There is municipal parking close by with full day parking for $10. The ferry has two boats. They filled the smaller, older one first. It is a pleasant ride with very comfortable...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank rap2111
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