Convenient boarding locations at the Port
The Port offers visitors safe and convenient parking close to the docks with free shuttle service.
Before you set sail or after your journey, there is so much to see and do, from visiting the world's largest whaling museum to eating the world's freshest seafood (try our scallops!). The historic downtown district features a variety of ethnic restaurants, galleries and key attractions.
Discover all the Port has to offer!
If you can't find what you are looking for, please call our crew at the New Bedford Port Authority (NBPA) at (508) 961-3000 or NBPA@newbedford-ma.gov.
Departure location for Cuttyhunk Water Taxi Map of Fisherman's Wharf Daily parking is available on Fisherman's Wharf (permit required) and overnight parking is available at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot. For monthly or annual passes, call the NBPA at (508) 979-1456.
Parking for All Terminals
Whale's Tooth Parking Lot (open from April to October) 532 Acushnet Avenue I New Bedford (508) 979-1456
Attended outdoor parking is $12 per day with a free round-trip shuttle every 10 minutes to the ferry terminal. Open 24 hours. The shuttle also stops in the city's Downtown Historic District.
Additional Public Parking
Pope's Island Marina
102 Pope's Island I New Bedford
Directions to Pope's Island Marina
Customs House Municipal Lot
21 Barker's Lane I New Bedford
$1.00 per hour
Directions to Customs House
Elm Street Parking Garage
51 Elm Street I New Bedford
$1.50/hour; $10/day; $30/month
Directions to Elm Street Parking Garage