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Cape Cod Bus Lines
from Boston MA, Providence RI & NYC 

Don't want to drive to Cape Cod? Two bus companies offer comfortable, inexpensive, hassle-free transportation to get you here, any time of year, from most major northeast cities including Boston, Providence, and New York City.    

Buses at terminal in Hyannis MAP&B and Peter Pan Buses at Hyannis Transportation Center

Boston-Cape Cod Buses

For travel between Boston and Cape Cod, you have these bus lines to choose from:
 

  • Peter Pan Bus  (formerly known as "Bonanza Bus")

  • Plymouth & Brockton (nicknamed "P&B").

PETER PAN/BONANZA BUS

from Boston to:
PLYMOUTH & BROCKTON (P&B)

from Boston to:
Bourne
Falmouth
Woods Hole
Barnstable
Sagamore (Bourne)
Barnstable
Hyannis Transportation Center
Harwich
Orleans
Eastham
North Eastham
Wellfleet
Truro
North Truro
Provincetown

Where to Board in Boston:

  • Peter Pan - departs from/returns to Logan Airport and South Station in Boston

  • P&B - departs from/returns to Logan Airport, Park Square and South Station


Schedule:  Both Peter Pan and P&B have daily departures, every two hours from early morning through early evening.

Average travel time between Boston and Cape Cod is about an hour and a half. (Longer in heavy traffic!)
 

Providence RI-Cape Cod Bus Service

Peter Pan has Providence-Cape Cod buses that run year round. Here are the towns they serve:


PETER PAN/BONANZA BUS

from Providence to:
Bourne
Falmouth
Woods Hole
Barnstable
Hyannis

Where to Board in Providence:

  • In downtown, at Kennedy Plaza

  • At the Peter Pan Bus Lines terminal, 1 Bonanza Way, Providence.


Schedule: 6 departures a day, every two hours, from mid-morning to early evening. Total trip time from Providence is about 2 hours.

NYC-Cape Cod Buses

Peter Pan buses come here from New York City, too:


PETER PAN/BONANZA BUS
from NYC to:
Bourne
Falmouth
Woods Hole
Barnstable
Hyannis

Where to Board in NYC: Port Authority

Schedule:  Leaving New York City 6 times a day, from early morning through mid-afternoon, and arriving here about 6 hours later. During the summer months, more departure times are often added, depending on demand.

Other Info: There's no reserved seating. Whether you buy your tickets at the terminal, purchase them on line, or order them over the phone ... boarding is "first come-first served".

Local Buses on Cape Cod

Let's say you'd like to go to West Yarmouth or Dennis or some other town that's not a destination for one of the major bus companies. Can you get where you want to go by bus?

Sure! Just take your preferred bus line to Hyannis. From Hyannis Transportation Center, you can connect to other towns via a local Cape Cod bus.

Check out the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority website for more info.

Quick Links to the Bus Lines:

Peter Pan/Bonanza | Plymouth & Brockton

 


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