There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Martha's Vineyard Island by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car 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

Train, ferry  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from South Station to Buzzards Bay CapeFLYER
  2. Take the ferry from 227 Clinton St., Falmouth, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA Water Shuttle

$83 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus DATTCO, ferry  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA Boston Commuter
  2. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA Seastreak

$28 - $54

5 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines, ferry  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South to Falmouth, MA
  2. Take the ferry from 227 Clinton St., Falmouth, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA Water Shuttle

$29 - $42

Bus, car ferry  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South to Woods Hole, MA
  2. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard Woods Hole

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Woods Hole
  2. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard Woods Hole

Fly from Boston  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) BOS - MVY

$98 - $339

Bus to New Bedford, fly  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
  2. Fly from New Bedford (EWB) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) EWB - MVY

$91 - $138

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and ferry which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Martha's Vineyard Island is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $95 - $340.

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The distance between Boston and Martha's Vineyard Island is 111 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Boston to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Martha's Vineyard Island, MA, USA?

Cape Air and JetBlue Airways fly from Boston to West Tisbury every 3 hours.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard via Hyannis
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New Bedford to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
Cape Flyer
Phone
+1 508-775-8504
Website
capecodrta.org
Train from South Station to Buzzards Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
In service from Memorial Day to Labor Day. More information at
capeflyer.com
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South to Falmouth, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South to Woods Hole, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Ferry operators
Patriot Party Boats
Website
patriotpartyboats.com
Ferry from 227 Clinton St., Falmouth, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
patriotpartyboats.com
Sea Streak
Phone
+1 800-262-8743
Website
seastreak.com
Ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
seastreak.com
Steamship Authority

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