A new ferry service between East Boston and South Boston is launching on Monday! This new route between Lewis Wharf Mall and Fan Pier is part of pilot program via the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority which already features a ferry between Lovejoy Wharf, North Station and Fan Pier.
According to Commonwealth Magazine, the North Shore ferry cost is being picked up by Seaport employers. The East Boston ferry cost will be picked up the the Convention Center Authority with the goal fo getting companies to pay for it after it sees employees using it.
The new service will run every 20 minutes during the morning and evening commute hours. The cost will be $5 for the seven-minute ride.
You can get more details about this pilot program here.
Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Co-host of Caught Up, storyteller, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.
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