Rockport is easily accessible from Boston and other points via the MBTA commuter train located at 17 Railroad Avenue.  Tickets are available on the train or at ticket offices. (no ticket offices are located in Rockport)  The fare from Rockport to Boston is approximately $ 7.75.  Monthly passes, 12-ride tickets, and family fares are available.  For current fares, and a complete list of stations/schedules, check out Masschusetts Bay Transportation Authority at at http://www.mbta.com. You can also download maps an schedules in PDF formats.

 Parking is extremely limited in Rockport but free parking is plentiful at the town lot.  The lot is located along Rte 127 adjacent to the transfer station. (turn right next to Blue Gate Gardens) There is a shuttle that actively runs from the lot into town for $1 each way.