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Boston Salem Ferry

The ferry from Boston to Salem typically sails 4 times daily and up to 29 times weekly. The Boston to Salem ferry is operated by Boston Harbor Cruises. Boston Salem Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Boston Salem Ferry Times

The earliest Boston Salem ferry typically departs Boston at about 09:30. The average sailing time of a ferry from Boston to Salem is approximately 50m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 50m.

Boston to Salem Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Boston to Salem typically range between $84* and $308*. On average the Boston Salem ferry is $187*. The cheapest Boston Salem ferry prices start from $50*. The average price for a foot passenger is $187*. The average price for a Bonifacio Santa Teresa di Gallura car ferry is $333*.

Ferry prices may differ by season and depend on various factors, such as number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is Salem from Boston?

The distance between Boston and Salem is approximately 12.1 miles (19.4km), or 10.5 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Boston to Salem?

No, currently there is no car ferry from Boston to Salem.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Boston Salem ferry?

Yes, Boston Salem ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Boston to Salem with Boston Harbor Cruises.

Boston Salem Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Boston Harbor Cruises - 29 weekly sailings, 4 daily sailings

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Boston - Salem Route summary
Departure Country United States
Destination Country United States
No. of Operators 1
Operators Boston Harbor Cruises
Average Price A$180*
Average Daily Sailings 4
Average Weekly Sailings 29
Average Sailing Duration 50m
First Ferry 09:30
Last Ferry 20:30
Distance 10 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Boston to Salem?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Boston to Salem is approximately 50m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Boston to Salem?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Boston to Salem and this is
    • Boston Harbor Cruises
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Boston to Salem?

    Ferries from Boston to Salem are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Boston to Salem?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger from Boston to Salem with
    • Boston Harbor Cruises
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Boston to Salem?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Boston to Salem with
    • Boston Harbor Cruises
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Boston to Salem?

    No, pets currently are not allowed onboard this ferry service.

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