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Gloucester's Man on the Wheel Statue

Directions and Getting here!

 

Just 30 miles from Boston, Gloucester is easy to reach by car train or boat!

 
  - download a Downtown Map click here.  
     
DRIVING

 

  from BOSTON I-95 North to Peabody. Continue on Rt. 128 North (I-95 will split off) to Glocuester. Travel time approx 45mins. 128 will end in Gloucester.
 

from NEW YORK

I-90 East (NY Thruway) to Mass Turnpike. Exit at I-95 North (exit 14) continue on Rt. 128 North (I-95 will split off in Peabody) to Gloucester. Travel time approximately 4 hours.
  from MAINE & Points North

I-95 south to Exit 54 (Route 133 in Georgetown). Follow 133/lA through Rowley, Ipswich, and Essex to Rt. 128 North to Gloucester.

  Approximate driving times:

Boston: 45 minutes
Montreal : 6 hours
Hartford, CT: 2 ½ hours
New York City:  4 hours
Portland, Maine: 2 ½ hours

 

TRAIN

MBTA COMMUTER RAIL

    Train service begins in
Rockport going south to North Station in Boston with
passenger stops at the
Gloucester and West Gloucester Stations.  Approximately one hour from Gloucester to North Station, Boston.

Mass. Bay Transportation Authority, Boston

800-392-6100
617-222-3200

MBTA.com

  AIR  
 

Gloucester is serviced by Boston Logan International Airport (approximately 45 minutes south)  and 
Manchester, NH Regional Airport (approximately 75 minutes north) .

Subway service is available from Logan airport to North Station, where MBTA trains depart for Gloucester.
 

SEA

GLOUCESTER HARBORMASTER

    Harbormaster monitors VHF channel 16

19 Harbor Loop
Gloucester 01930

978-282-3012

Harbormasters.org/
cities/gloucester.shtml

  For overnight boat dockage or moorings contact Cape Ann's Marina Resort or other local marinas.
 

BUS/PUBLIC TRANSIT

CATA - CAPE ANN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY

    Public bus transportation around Gloucester &
Rockport, to & from train stations. Some buses have bike racks.

3 Rear Pond Road
Gloucester 01930

Schedule Information
978-283-7278

CannTran.com

       

 

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