There are 5 ways to get from Block Island to New York by ferry, bus, train or plane

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Ferry, bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to Montauk Montauk-Block Island / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montauk to 3 Av & E 39 St Montauk-Westbound / ...

$80 - $92

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to New London
  2. Take the bus from New London, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$46 - $73

3 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI to Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI Block Island Ferry
  2. Take the train from Kingston Amtrak to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional

$90 - $223

Ferry, train via New London Union Station  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Block Island to New London
  2. Take the train from New London Union Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...

$100 - $215

Ferry, bus, fly  •  6 h 14 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

$201 - $593

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The cheapest way to get from Block Island to New York is to ferry and bus which costs $45 - $75 and takes 7 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Block Island to New York is to ferry and bus which costs $80 - $95 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Block Island and New York is 131 miles.

The best way to get from Block Island to New York without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $80 - $95.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Block Island to New York, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 1795+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Block Island to New York.
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  • Distance: 130.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

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 Montauk, take the walk to Gosmans Dock, take the bus to Montauk Village, take the walk to Montauk, then take the bus to 3 Av & E 39 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Block Island to New York via Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI, Great Island At Ferry Terminal, Kingston Railroad Station, and Kingston Amtrak in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kingston Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from New London Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New London, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Ferry operators
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from Block Island to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com
Block Island Ferry
Website
blockislandferry.com
Ferry from Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI to Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
blockislandferry.com
Traditional
$13
High Speed
$20 - $21
Block Island Express
Phone
+1 860-444-4624
Website
goblockisland.com
Ferry from Block Island to New London
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
goblockisland.com

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