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Ferry Fares

One-Way Fares

Ferry One-Way

$3.50 – $18.50

with a CharlieTicket or mTicket

Price based on route taken

Ferry fares depend on your route, as well as your origin and destination stops:

  • Charlestown Ferry runs from Boston to Charlestown
  • Commuter Ferry travels between Boston, Logan International Airport, Hingham, and Hull 

To find out the cost of your trip, use our ferry fare finder.

Ferry Routes

See all MBTA ferry routes

Download ferry route map

Passes

The price of your monthly ferry pass depends on your route.

10-Ride

$35 – $185

  • Pack of 10 one-way tickets for a specific route
  • Tickets expire 90 days after purchase date
  • Available on mTicket or as paper tickets

Valid on:
Ferry

Monthly Charlestown Ferry Pass CharlieTicket

$84.50

Unlimited travel for 1 calendar month

Valid on:
Charlestown Ferry
Subway
Bus
Commuter Rail Zone 1A

Monthly Charlestown Ferry Pass mTicket

$74.50

Unlimited travel for 1 calendar month

Valid on:
Charlestown Ferry

Monthly Hingham/Hull Ferry Pass CharlieTicket

$308.00

Unlimited travel for 1 calendar month

Valid on:
All ferry routes
Subway
Bus
Commuter Rail Zones 1A-5

Monthly Commuter Ferry Pass mTicket

$298.00

Unlimited travel for 1 calendar month

mTicket valid on:
All ferry routes

Monthly Passes

Order monthly ferry passes online.

How to Pay Your Ferry Fare

First, choose how you'll pay your fare

We recommend buying a ticket or pass before you board. A crew member will check your ticket once you’re on board.

CharlieTicket

Best for frequent ferry riders who also use subway and bus
Monthly passes available
No online card management
No discounts

Monthly Hingham/Hull passes also valid on:
Subway
Bus
Commuter Rail Zones 1A-5

Monthly Charlestown passes also valid on:
Subway
Bus
Commuter Rail Zone 1A

mTicket

Best for infrequent ferry riders or pass holders who don't take subway or bus
$10 discount on monthly passes 
Convenient smartphone app for ticket purchase and validation
No transfers to other modes

Valid on:
Ferry

Download on the App Store   Get it on Google Play

Paper Tickets

Best for infrequent ferry riders 
Available at Boston Harbor Cruises ticket booths at terminals and docks 
No online management
No transfers to other modes

Then, choose where to buy your ticket or pass

When you're ready to board the ferry

A crew member will verify your fare while you’re onboard the ferry.

Reduced Fares

Some customers are eligible for reduced fares or can ride the MBTA for free.

Learn more about reduced fares

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Monthly Passes

Order monthly ferry passes online.

Reduced Fares

Some customers are eligible for reduced fares or can ride the MBTA for free.

Learn more about reduced fares