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Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs


2p+Car+Return in our estimation $ 36
Distance 11 km, 7 miles
Duration 42 minutes
Sailings Up to 12 times per day
Destination(s) 🇺🇸 Martha's Vineyard, 🇺🇸 USA
Operated by Steamship Authority
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Martha's Vineyard ferry, arriving in Oak Bluffs from Woods Hole. (Wikimedia Commons)

Everything about Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs

  • Oak Bluffs is the entrance harbor from Martha's Vineyard, Passing the Vineyard Sound in between.
  • The distance from harbor (Oak Bluffs) to harbor (Woods Hole) is about 7 Miles. (11 km)
  • The Steamship Authority on this route sails up to 12 times p/day.
  • Martha's Vineyard is known as a ‘summer colony' .
  • The duration of this crossing is 42 minutes However keep in mind this can change based on the weather, season and different ships on the route.
  • Want to book this connection? Try: Steamship Authority
  • Woods Hole harbor address: WH Ferry – Falmouth – MA 02543 – USA
  • Oak Bluffs harbor address: Dockside Marina – Oak Bluffs – Martha's Vineyard – MA – Oak Bluffs – MA 02557 – USA

Pricing on the Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs ferry.

If you want to take the ferry to Woods Hole or the other way around from Oak Bluffs to Woods Hole the minimal price for a single trip for one person will be close to 9 dollars. This price however can change due to fuel surcharges and things like discounts based on age or what you want to bring along on the ferry.

On we really want to deliver the info that you seek. That's why we don't only list the from price but we also wanted to list the average price you can expect on your bill when travelling towards Woods Hole. This price is based on the average price for two persons. It's important to note however that when a car transfer is possible we added a car, so car ferries have a more serious average price! For Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs we calculated that an average price for two persons would be around $ 36.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Woods Hole and Oak Bluffs is currently operated by: Steamship Authority.

How long does the Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs crossing take?

The travel time of the Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs ferry is around: 42 minutes. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Woods Hole to Oak Bluffs (or the ferry from Oak Bluffs to Woods Hole) Up to 12 times p/day. Depending on the season, the amount of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Woods Hole and Oak Bluffs?

The distance between Woods Hole and Oak Bluffs is approximately 7 miles or 11 km.

Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs
Woods Hole-Oak Bluffs