The Rhode Island fast ferry from Quonset to Martha's Vineyard is a good choice for those who want to spend less time in the car and enjoy the crossing more. Due to the location of the port, you save on your travel time with this ferry. That certainly applies to the busy summer months when traffic sometimes gets stuck on cape cod.
Quonset is south of Providence, so you can travel quite a distance on water instead of road. This way you avoid the busy traffic and you don't have to drive all the way around Buzzards Bay. The fast ferry travels in a (pretty) straight line to Oak Bluffs. This saves you time on the entire journey.
- This is a ferry for foot passengers so it's not possible to bring a car.
- It is possible to bring a bike, add this to your reservation
Quonset – Oak Bluffs ferry schedule and tickets
The ferry departs twice per day during peak season. It is a seasonal ferry so it does not run all year round. The price is around $58.
The distance between Quonset and Oak Bluffs is 73 km or 45 miles. The Rhode Island Fast Ferry brings you in around 1h and 45 mins. to your destination. It is worth noting that travel time may vary due to weather conditions or different vessel(s) being active on this connection.
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