Schedules & Fares
Tickets available for purchase at the New Bedford ferry terminal. Prices reflect the Seastreak ferry portion of the trip between New Bedford and Martha's Vineyard only; does not include bus fares. See Fares
By popular demand, Seastreak has developed a daily motorcoach connection service linking Boston with Martha’s Vineyard. Our express service is the fastest, most luxurious and hassle free way of traveling between Martha’s Vineyard and Boston. With your choice of departure times, getting to the island has never been easier! Our travel affiliates, Dattco will provide you with safe, comfortable & professional service from South Station in Boston to Seastreak’s New Bedford ferry terminal. Once aboard our state of the art high speed ferry, you’ll cruise in style through Buzzards Bay until you reach your final destination of Martha’s Vineyard!
Dattco Bus Schedule between Boston & New Bedford
Prices reflect the Dattco service only; does not include ferry. Please see New Bedford to Martha’s Vineyard ferry fares below.
Dattco tickets may be purchased on the Dattco website or directly from the bus driver upon boarding.
The bus schedule on Monday, September 5, 2016 (Labor Day) will follow the Saturday schedule.
Buses to Boston will depart from the lower level of the ferry dock. All other departure times from New Bedford to Boston not listed above will be picked up at the SRTA terminal on Pleasant and Elm Street.
A complete schedule listing of buses from Boston to New Bedford and back, can be found in the Boston commuter section on the Dattco website.
Tickets available for purchase at the New Bedford ferry terminal. Prices reflect the Seastreak ferry portion of the trip between New Bedford and Martha's Vineyard only; does not include bus fares.
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700 Atlantic Avenue - Boston, MA 02205 View Map
To New Bedford, MA Seastreak Ferry Terminal
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49 State Pier - New Bedford, MA 02740 View Map
Seasonally beginning May 18
S-T: 7am - 7:30pm
F: 7am - 9:30pm
Between Whale's Tooth Parking Lot and Pier
1 Seaview Avenue - Oak Bluffs, MA 02557 View Map
M-S: 9am - 8:30pm
Before you head to Martha’s Vineyard, there’s a few things you should know. Have a look at the policies for this route so there’s no surprises at the dock.
Dattco tickets are available for purchase at the Dattco ticket counter in So. Station. You may purchase a ticket from the Boston So. Station which will take you to the Seastreak Ferry Dock in New Bedford.
If you wish to continue on with Seastreak to Martha’s Vineyard, tickets available for purchase at the New Bedford ferry terminal once you arrive in New Bedford.
If you require a ticket to board the bus back to Boston, you may purchase the ticket from the driver at the New Bedford Ferry Dock.
Once you’ve purchased a Dattco ticket, proceed to Gate #12. When boarding the bus inform the driver that you are going to the Seastreak Ferry Dock in New Bedford.
Express Ferry Service fares include all applicable fuel surcharges and Commonwealth of MA embarkation fees.
Infants and children traveling for free MUST HAVE A TICKET to board the ferry. No exceptions will be made.
Children 12 and under are free with a paid adult. 2 children per 1 paying adult. Not valid on the 9:00am sailing to MV and the 5:45pm sailing to New Bedford during July 1- Sept 3 season (Saturday and Sunday only).
Unfortunately, no pets are allowed on Boston busses.
ALL TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. Should you fail to make your scheduled departure time, your ticket will no longer be valid, and therefore you will be required to make a new reservation.
Tickets may be exchanged prior to initial travel date and time.
If a departure is sold out, we will try to accommodate passengers that wish to stand-by for boarding. If you would like to stand-by for a sold-out departure, you must purchase a ticket for the next available boat in the ticket office. Stand-by passengers are boarded on a first-come, first-serve basis from the stand-by line located at the boarding gate. All stand-by passengers must be parked and present at the terminal in the stand-by line when unclaimed reservations are released. Unclaimed reservations will be released 3-5 minutes prior to departure after all ticketed passengers have been boarded.
We do recommend making advance reservations especially for travel during our peak summer season. Reservations can be made online, over the phone, or in one of our ticket offices.
Yes, we love groups and will do everything possible to accommodate their needs! Please give us a call to speak with our group sales coordinator at 1-800-BOATRIDE (1-800-262-8743).
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