Sunset on Rockport Harbor - Cape Ann Massachusetts

Directions to Lodging on Cape Ann at the Tuck Inn in Rockport, MA are very straightforward with the aid of the directions outlined on this page. Cape Ann is at the end of Route # 128 North and is a handy 1 hour away from Boston, MA. Cape Ann is comprised of 4 abutting towns: Rockport, Gloucester, Essex and Manchester, Rockport is located at the northern tip of Cape Ann, and is the last stop on the commuter rail line from Boston. Please note on our directions that we have outlined driving directions to Rockport, MA as well as walking directions from Rockport's train station, as lodging at the Tuck Inn is found a short 3 blocks from the train station in Rockport.

Salem, MA, along with the towns of Marblehead, Beverly, Ipswich, Concord and Newburyport, are found just a short distance away from Cape Ann and we are happy to provide you directions to each of those towns as well.

To drive to Cape Ann and the Tuck Inn follow the driving directions noted below:

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To Rockport: Follow Route 128 North to Rockport/Gloucester. In Gloucester, you will come upon 2 rotaries (also known as roundabouts or traffic circles), continue straight through both rotaries. Follow the signs toward Rockport past the second rotary, to the first traffic light. This is Route 127 North, (Eastern Avenue). Turn left onto Route 127 and follow for 2.8 miles. Turn right onto High Street, follow for 1/2 mile - The Tuck Inn (17 High St.) is on your right. Look for our sign.

Travel Note: Routes 128 and 95 are the same highway from southern Mass towards the North until Peabody, MA. In Peabody, Route 95 branches off to the right towards New Hampshire. Route 128 goes straight at this point, (this is Exit #45). You must stay on Route 128 here.

Via Route 95 North: Follow directions to Rockport above.

Via Route 95 South: From New Hampshire, follow Route 95 South to Exit # 54 in Georgetown, MA. This is route 133 East, go left at top of off-ramp and follow Route 133 East through Rowley, Ipswich and Essex to Gloucester where there is an on-ramp to Route 128 North. Then follow directions to Rockport noted above.

Via Route 93 North: From Boston, follow Route 93 North to Exit #37A onto Route 128/95 North. Then follow directions to Rockport noted above.

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Via Route 93 South: From New Hampshire, follow Route 93 South to Exit #37A onto Route 128/95 North. Then follow directions to Rockport noted above.

Via Route 90 East (Mass Turnpike): Follow Route 90 East to Exit #14 onto Route 128/95 North. Then follow directions to Rockport noted above.

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To arrive by train, follow the directions noted below.

The Cape Ann/Rockport train departs from North Station, which is accessible by public transportation (the "T"), a taxi, or for the hardy on foot - South Station is about a 20 minute walk. Trains leave regularly to Rockport. Once in Rockport, go right onto Railroad Avenue, (in front of Dunkin Donuts), follow for one block to 5 Corners (5 intersecting streets). Take your second left at 5 Corners onto Broadway. Follow Broadway for one block; take a right onto Broadway Avenue (Beaton Real Estate is on this corner). Follow for one block to High Street, then turn left onto High Street, we are 4 doors down on the right. This is about a 12 minute walk. Look for our sign.

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If arriving by plane, follow the directions below. Limo services can also be prearranged.

From Logan Airport: If driving, go right off the airport exit road onto Route 1A North. Follow for 3 miles to Route 60 West. Stay on Route 60 to Route 1 North (in Saugus). Follow Route 1 North to the intersection of Route 128/95 North. Then follow directions to Rockport above. NOTE: it is unnecessary to drive back into Boston to take Route 93N, which unfortunately the car rental agencies generally direct out of town visitors to do!

From Manchester, NH Airport: Take a right at the bottom of the airport exit road, onto Route 293 South/101 East, following signs to Route 93 South. Turn right onto Route 93 South and follow directions via Route 93 South as noted above.

Our GPS coordinates are:
42*, 39.395' minutes North
70*, 37.031' minutes West

Though You May Arrive As A Stranger, You Will Leave As A Friend!
Have A Safe Trip!!!

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