There are 3 ways to get from Chatham to Nantucket by ferry, taxi or bus

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  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the ferry from Harwich Port, Harwich, MA to Straight Warf, Nantucket Freedom Cruise Line

$59 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Rotary to Hyannis Transportation Center H2O Hyannis-Orleans
  2. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts High speed ferry

$43

1 alternative option

Taxi, ferry  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts High speed ferry

$107 - $119

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chatham and Nantucket is 29 miles.

The best way to get from Chatham to Nantucket without a car is to ferry which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Chatham to Nantucket, including transfers.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Nantucket. Prices start at $229 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Nantucket.
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Chatham, MA, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

Freedom Cruise Line operates a ferry from Chatham to Nantucket every 4 hours. Tickets cost $39 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Bus operators
Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority
Website
capecodrta.org
Bus from Chatham Rotary to Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
capecodrta.org
Ferry operators
Freedom Cruise Line
Phone
+1 508-432-8999
Website
nantucketislandferry.com
Ferry from Harwich Port, Harwich, MA to Straight Warf, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
nantucketislandferry.com
Hy-Line Cruises
Website
hylinecruises.com
Ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Town Taxi
Phone
+1 508-775-5555
Website
towntaxicapecod.com
Barnstable Taxi and Livery
Phone
+1 508-524-8818
Website
barnstabletaxi.net
Cape Cab
Phone
+1 508-240-1500
Website
capecabtaxi.com

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