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.

MAPS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD:
New Bedford City Map
Downtown New Bedford Map
International Marketplace (the Ave.)
Map of Art Galleries
Just for Kids: Map and scavenger hunt
Bike Map of New Bedford

 

GETTING TO NEW BEDFORD BY LAND, SEA AND AIR

By Land

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.
508-990-3366

Dattco Bus Lines
New Bedford to Taunton to Boston
800-453-5040

Southeastern Regional Transit Authority
For local bus information
508-999-5211

By Sea

Seastreak Martha’s Vineyard
www.seastreak.com
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
508-992-0200
www.cuttyhunkferryco.com
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
508-979-1456
www.portofnewbedford.org

By Air

New Bedford Regional Airport
1569 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02745
508-991-6160
www.newbedford-ma.gov/airport/nbair.html

Cape Air
1475 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02746-1368
800-352-0714
www.capeair.com
Enjoy fast, frequent flights to and from New Bedford Airport and points within New England including Boston, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket.