New Bedford Launch Service

The New Bedford Port Authority offers pick-up/drop-off within the harbor, including most public docks and marinas in New Bedford and Fairhaven providing convenient access to restaurants, shops, galleris, walking paths, etc. to both boaters and non-boaters.

Hail “New Bedford Launch” on VHF Channel 9 or call the launch mobile number at 508-989-1328.

Launch hours: Sunday-Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday & Saturday 9am-10pm. Rates: $3/per person one way, children 12 and under ride free.