MBTA Boat

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MBTA Boat
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Locale Greater Boston
Waterway Boston Harbor
Transit type Passenger ferry
Operator Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
No. of lines 3
No. of terminals 7
Daily ridership 4,650 (2005)

The MBTA Boat system is a public boat service providing water transportation in the Greater Boston area via Boston Harbor. Both inner harbor and longer distance commuter ferries are operated. The services are actually operated by private sector companies under contract to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA).

In fiscal year 2005, the MBTA boat system carried 4,650 passengers (0.41% of total MBTA passengers) per weekday.[1]

Routes[edit]

Commuter Boat[edit]

Inner Harbor Ferry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Journey to 2030. Boston Metropolitan Planning Organization. May 2007. Chapter 2, pp. 2-8. Refers to: MBTA, "Ridership and Service Statistics," Tenth Edition, 2006.
  2. ^ "Schedules & Maps - Boats - F1". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  3. ^ "Schedules & Maps - Boats - F2". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  4. ^ "Schedules & Maps - Boats - F2H-BOS". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  5. ^ "Schedules & Maps - Boats - F2HLOGAN". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  6. ^ Seltz, Johanna (March 17, 2014). "MBTA Shutters Commuter Ferry, Quincy to Boston". Destination: Freedom. Retrieved 2014-03-16. 
  7. ^ "Schedules & Maps - Boats - F4". Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2008-05-03. 

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