Port of New Bedford

America's #1 Fishing Port

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Harbor Facilities & Services

Make your stay as comfortable as possible

Use our Inner Harbor Map to see where services are located.

Launch Services and Water Taxi


  • NBPA Harbor Assistance
    VHF Channels 09 
  • Cuttyhunk Water Taxi
    Fisherman’s Wharf | New Bedford
    (508) 789-3250 I www.cuttyhunkwatertaxi.com
  • Port of New Bedford Launch
    (508) 989-1328 / VHF Channel 9 (Hail New Bedford Launch)
    $3 per person each way, Children under 12 are free
  • Whaling City Moorings & Launch
    (508) 207-6994 | VHF Channel 72
    $4 per person/per trip; $12 per boat
    Harbor Tours, too

Dinghy Docks

Please refer to our page on Dinghy Docks for rates and locations

Showers & Restrooms




Pump Out Vessel

To request the NBPA pump out vessel, Hail "New Bedford Pump Out" on VHF Channel 09 

Hurricane Planning

Policy for Recreational Boaters

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