There are car rentals via Enterprise at the Provincetown Airport, though you need to make a reservation and let them know what time you’re coming, as the desk isn’t always staffed.
Your best transportation bet is a bicycle, and we strongly urge you to reserve one in advance. Parking for cars is very limited and very expensive, the parking police are vigilant, and bicycles allow you to get around while seeing… and being seen! All the bicycle rental shops also now offer ebike rentals.
There’s free help when you’re out and about on Commercial Street: we have two bicycle repair stations, one on each end of town:
Localized bus service is offered seven days a week, with a summer shuttle bus to the beaches. CCRTA also provides daily bus service from 5:30am to 11:15pm from Star Market in Harwich to Stop & Shop in Provincetown, and beginning at 6:00am to 12:40am from Stop & Shop in Provincetown to Star Market in Harwich.
The Flex picks up and drops off passengers at designated stops; passengers may board the Flex at any of the scheduled bus stops or they may flag the bus down anywhere along the bus route except along Route 6.
Parking Enforcement is from May 1st through October 31st, 7 days a week, including holidays.There are two staffed parking lots at MacMillan Pier and Grace Hall, both are open 24/7.
The remaining staffed lots have a pay station kiosk that accepts currency, coins, Master Card, Visa, and Discover Cards. These lots are enforced 8:00 am to 12:00am. There are also 9 parking metered zones that accept coins only, they are enforced 8:00 am to 12:00 am.
MacMillian Pier Parking lot is located in the center of town by Lopes Square and is a manned lot. Take a ticket from the dispenser upon entry. Master Card, Visa, Discover, and cash are accepted.
Grace Hall Parking Lot is located at Prince Street and Bradford Streets. There’s an additional entrance at the end of Captain Birdie’s Way (off of Shank Painter Road). Take a ticket from the dispenser on the way in.
The following is a list of all Kiosk Pay Station lots in Provincetown:
The following is a list of all Metered Parking Spaces in Provincetown:
All metered parking spaces are enforced from 8:00 am to 12:00 am.
The Jerome Smith parking lot (40 spaces) is temporarily closed during construction of the new Provincetown police station.
Download the Passport Parking App by clicking here: https://park.passportparking.com/park/
Provincetown has four (4) Level 2 electric vehicle charging station ports in front of the MacMillan Pier Parking Lot off of Ryder Street Extension. The rate to park and charge at the stations is $1.50 per hour. Your vehicle must remain plugged into the station for the entire time it is parked in the space.
Stations can be activated with a ChargePoint card, a contactless credit card (such as American Express ExpressPay or Visa payWave), or by pressing the “Help” button on the station screen and calling the number provided. If you don’t have a ChargePoint card, you can have one sent to you for free by visiting Charge Point. You can search for Provincetown’s charging stations on the ChargePoint map by viewing the Map.