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Boston to Salem, MA ferry - cost & duration

Cheapest price$26.50
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day3
ferry carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a ferry ticket from Boston to Salem, MA cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average ferry fares from Boston to Salem were $26.50.

The best way to find cheap deals on ferry tickets from Boston to Salem is by booking earlier as most ferry companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the ferry ride from Boston to Salem, MA?

The distance between Boston and Salem is approximately 13.78 miles, or 22.18 kilometers. The average travel time for a ferry between these two cities is around 2 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most ferries are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your ferry has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by ferry from Boston to Salem?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Salem, MA by ferry is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find ferries more full than usual. Friday tends to be when the fewest number of ferry tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, ferries departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What ferry companies travel from Boston to Salem?

On average there are 3 scheduled ferry trips per day. Boston Harbor Cruises has the most regularly scheduled departures from Boston to Salem, MA, with an average of 3 trips per day and 3 monthly trips. One ferry carrier currently travels from Boston to Salem. Of the 3 trips there are 3 trips that are direct connections to Salem.

1 carriers offer Boston to Salem, MA ferry trips

Boston Harbor Cruises

Book Boston Harbor Cruises from Boston to Salem from $26.50. There are 3 trips per day offered by Boston Harbor Cruises from Boston to Salem and you can expect on average to pay $26.50 for a Boston Harbor Cruises ticket to Salem. In Boston, Boston Harbor Cruises departs to Salem from 1 Long Wharf, In Salem, Boston Harbor Cruises arrives at Salem Ferry Center,

An average trip on Boston Harbor Cruises from Boston to Salem takes 2 hours and 0 minutes,

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Ferries to Salem depart from one main station in Boston:
  • 1 Long Wharf
Ferries from Boston arrive in Salem at one main station:
  • Salem Ferry Center

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