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Address: 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: (978) 741-0220
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7:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 6:30 pm

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fast and cheap

I enjoyed the ride,,it was fast and cheap to get to Salem for the day. We got to see some great sites coming in with all the beautiful houses along the shoreline.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Angie Y
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

I enjoyed the ride,,it was fast and cheap to get to Salem for the day. We got to see some great sites coming in with all the beautiful houses along the shoreline.

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Salem, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A great way to get to Salem. A little more expensive than the train but the scenery and lovely ride is worth it! Only downer is the hours of operation, wish they were better schedule.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love riding on a boat. And, this is the ultimate. It leaves Salem and lands in the North End of Boston, which is an adventure in itself, with the finest restaurants ever.

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Salem, Massachusetts
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92 reviews 92 reviews
27 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This experience of a high speed boat to Boston is worth every penny. Food and drink available at fair prices. 1 hr trip. Salem pier has a Tiki Bar to eat and drink a full bar menu while waiting for ride. Takes you to Fanual Hall.

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Linthicum Heights, Maryland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Really beautiful, scenic ride from Boston to Salem and back. Comfortable ride. Plenty of space. Loved seeing the islands with homes on them and the homes nestled on the coastline rocks. Salem is also a beautiful town to pull into.

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Cheektowaga, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This was a great ferry to Boston. It was very relaxing and comfortable. The views were nice from the boat. I especially loved when Boston came into view. What a beautiful city from the water.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We had such a great ride into Boston. There were 2 couples, "retired" and it couldn't have been easier to relax and not stress out going into B town. We had a great lunch and walked around enjoyed all the sights (again, we grew up 10 miles north of Boston) and knowing that the "drive" home would be via the... More 

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Raglan
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The ferry leaves from long wharf and is a good way to travel to Salem. There is food, drink and conveniences on the ferry and we felt really safe. I'd do this again.

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
29 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Day trip to salem. It takes about 45 minutes to get there. Very walkable and lots of shops and restaurants. We stopped in at the beer works brewery for a pint of beer, which was really good. The ride to salem there was a guy who pointed out things of interest along the way. We were not disappointed.

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I'd definitely recommend this as the best way to get from Boston to Salem. There was an informative running commentary in both directions until the ferry picked up speed, then we were left to enjoy the journey in peace. Great views of Boston harbour. We returned at sunset and caught the views in a different light. Only problem is I... More 

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