There are 4 ways to get from Block Island to New York by ferry, train, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to New London
  2. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$115 - $265

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus via New Haven, Ct  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to New London
  2. Take the bus from New London, Ct to New Haven, Ct Bus
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny

$48 - $85

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to Montauk
  2. Take the bus from Amagansett to Lower Manhattan - 2nd & 9th Manhattan

$79 - $97

Ferry, bus, fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI to Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI
  2. Take the bus from Great Island At Ferry Terminal to Tf Green Airport
  3. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR

$191 - $578

What companies run services between Block Island, RI, USA and New York, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Block Island to New York. However, you can take the ferry to New London, take the walk to New London Union Station Amtrak, then take the train to New York Penn Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Block Island to New York via New London, New London, Ct, and New Haven, Ct in around 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New London, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New London to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Amagansett to Lower Manhattan - 2nd & 9th
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
Book at
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Great Island At Ferry Terminal to Tf Green Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Ferry operators
Block Island Ferry
Website
goblockisland.com
Ferry from Block Island to New London
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
goblockisland.com
Ferry from Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI to Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
blockislandferry.com
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from Block Island to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Block Island and New York is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Block Island to New York is to ferry and bus which costs $45 - $85 and takes 4 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Block Island to New York is to ferry and train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $110 - $270.

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Block Island to New York, including transfers.