Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express

Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express Mystic Seaport Express

This boat tour takes you on a pleasant boat ride along the upper section of the Mystic River. The boat departs from historic downtown Mystic with its' quaint shops and wonderful restaurants. You'll see "Captain's Row" (historic sea captain's homes), Mystic Seaport Museum with its' historic sailing ships and wonderful panoramic views of Mystic Country as you make your way up the river. This relaxing excursion offers passengers a memorable crusing experience with great photo opportunities at an affordable price while allowing time for the many other land-based attractions and activities historic Mystic has to offer. The ticket price also allows you to visit Mystic Seaport Museum in addition to the boat ride. Guests are delivered to the one of the docks at the Museum.

The Mystic Seaport Express is located at 1 Holmes Street in Mystic, on the dock directly behind the S&P Oyster Company Restaurant at the famous Mystic River Drawbridge in the heart of historic downtown Mystic.

We are open for the 2024 season. Operating Friday-Sunday through May 19th. As of May 20th we will be operating 7 days a week.

Looking for a trip for next season or have questions? Email us at [email protected]

Interested in chartering the boat for your group? We offer 60 and 90 minute cruises before and after normal hours of operations. Email us at [email protected] to arrange.




Ticket booth is manned from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm daily.

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays we will be open later. Please call to confirm.

Dates of Operation

Friday-Sunday through May 19th
Starting May 20th, 7 days a week through 10/14/24


Adults $36, Seniors (65+) $34, Youth (13-17) $32, Child (4-12) $26, 3 and under free, but need a ticket

Other Amenities

  • Groups welcome

1 Holmes St.
Departs from S&P Oyster Company Restaurant Dock
Mystic, CT 06355
United States

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