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Salem Ferry

10 Blaney St, Salem, MA 01970-5603
+1 978-741-0220
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10 Blaney St, Salem, MA 01970-5603
+1 978-741-0220
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great way to travel from Boston to Salem and back. The boat is pleasant and clean with plenty of seating. It takes only 55 minutes to do the trip. We all very much enjoyed the trip.

Thank Worldwatcher
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed in Boston and booked ferry on line for a day trip to Salem. Booking was straight forward. Wharf was easy to find. The ferry staff were efficient we left and arrived on time both ways. The ferry was clean and offers a bar with...More

Thank HollySK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ferry was great and the guide told us about historical spots along the way. It was some great history!!

Thank Lori A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you're arriving on or departing from the Nathaniel Bowditch or just wandering around downtown Salem and looking for a fun place to enjoy some libation, the Landing at Salem Ferry is a great place to start or end up. Given that the Landing literally...More

Thank Car Keys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the ferry from Boston to Salem on a gorgeous summer day. I have taken many harbor cruises, whale watches, etc, but Jim's commentary on the sights of Boston Harbor and Salem Harbor were the best! His knowledge of history and the contemporary was...More

Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The crew of the ferry was efficient and the spokesperson had a wealth of information. The actual time taken was a bit longer than advertised but the time went by quickly. A welcome bonus was having refreshments available for purchase.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Although there are cheaper possibilities to get to Salem from Boston by train or bus, I decided to go by fast ferry. And I didn't regret. It is not just a transportation from place to place, it is an exciting valuable part of the trip....More

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Leave the car in the parking lot and take the ferry to and from Boston. Let's you out steps from the aquarium and everything in Salem is within walking distance. Pick a pleasant weather day and you have a lovely tour of the north shore...More

1  Thank A7872AUnancyg
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This one hour cruise is worth every penny! It takes you from Boston harbor to Salem. The scenery is beautiful. Looks just like a post card. You can sit outside the ferry or inside. This was one of our favorite things we did.

Thank JKBeavers
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Salem and took a one day trip to Boston. The ferry was easy to get tickets, dropped and picked up in the heart of Boston. It was awesome as were all the stAff.

1  Thank Shirleen S
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2 August 2017|
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Response from ckirtley | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but for one night parking was free. My guess is yes based on the fact that it didn't look like they scrutinized the Salem parking.
23 June 2017|
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