get a lay of the land…
…from our maps and guides of New Bedford. Located just over an hour of driving distance away from Boston, New Bedford is a Destination on the South Coast of Massachusetts with easy access to Providence ( 25 minutes), in close proximity to Cape Cod, and right off Highway 195.
GETTING TO NEW BEDFORD BY LAND, SEA AND AIR
From I-195 East or West take Exit 15 (Route 18 / Downtown).
Bonanza Bus Lines
Daily service from New Bedford to Hyannis and Cape Cod, also to Providence and Newport, Rhode Island, New York and beyond.
Dattco Bus Lines
New Bedford to Taunton to Boston
Southeastern Regional Transit Authority
For local bus information
Seastreak Martha’s Vineyard
1 800 BOATRIDE (800-262-8742)
A one hour passenger service to the island of Martha’s Vineyard aboard a state-of-the-art high speed catamaran offers daily round trips, from May 1 through October 31st. Kids ride free on most trips! The ferry departs from New Bedford State Pier. Ferry parking is located nearby with a continuous Shuttle Bus to and from the terminal, and through the National Park district adjacent to the waterfront.
Cuttyhunk Ferry Company, Inc. – M/V Cuttyhunk
Passenger ferry service to Cuttyhunk Island.
For recreational boaters:
Are you planning to drop anchor in New Bedford and need an overnight berth?
Contact the City of New Bedford’s Pope’s Island Marina
102 Pope’s Island
New Bedford, MA 02740
New Bedford Regional Airport
1569 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02745
1475 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02746-1368
Enjoy fast, frequent flights to and from New Bedford Airport and points within New England including Boston, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket.