There are 6 ways to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island by car ferry, bus, ferry, train, car, plane or subway

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

Car ferry, bus, ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$53 - $102

5 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Smithtown to Long Island City
  2. Take the ferry from Hunters Point South / Long Island City to East 35th Street/Midtown Er
  3. Take the ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$225 - $325

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Orient Point
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Drive from New London to Woods Hole
  4. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) JFK - MVY

$123 - $472

Train to Teterboro, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station
  2. Fly from Teterboro (TEB) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) TEB - MVY

$64 - $397

Bus, train, line 7 subway, train to White Plains, fly  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Roy Drive to Suffolk Avenue
  2. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  3. Take the line 7 subway from Woodside - 61 St to Grand Central - 42 St
  4. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  5. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) HPN - MVY

$106 - $793

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs $50 - $110 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island is to train and fly which costs $120 - $480 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Martha's Vineyard Island is 135 miles.

The best way to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island without a car is to train and ferry which takes 9 h 49 min and costs $220 - $330.

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It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Cape Air and JetBlue Airways offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport.

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The nearest airport to Martha's Vineyard Island is Martha's Vineyard (MVY) Airport which is 1.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Nantucket (ACK) (30.9 miles), Providence (PVD) (47.8 miles), Boston (BOS) (69.2 miles) and Hartford (BDL) (113.1 miles).

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There are 134+ hotels available in Martha's Vineyard Island. Prices start at $159 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Martha's Vineyard Island.
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  • Distance: 134.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Centereach to Edgartown. However, you can take the drive to Port Jefferson, take the car ferry to Bridgeport, take the drive to New Haven, CT, take the bus to SRTA New Bedford Terminal, take the walk to New Bedford, MA, take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA, take the walk to Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs, then take the line 13 bus to Church Street, Edgartown. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Centereach to Edgartown via Smithtown Town Hall, Smithtown, Long Island City, Hunters Point South / Long Island City, East 35th Street/Midtown, East 35th St., NYC, Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA, and Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs in around 9 h 49 min.

Airlines
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from Teterboro to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from White Plains to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from White Plains to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Smithtown to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Roy Drive to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.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
Ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
seastreak.com
NYC Ferry
Phone
1-844-4NY-FERRY
Email
help@ferry.nyc
Website
ferry.nyc
Ferry from Hunters Point South / Long Island City to East 35th Street/Midtown
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ferry.nyc
Adult
$3
Adult and Bike
$4
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42
Steamship Authority

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