There are 6 ways to get from Montauk to Nantucket by car, car ferry, train, bus, ferry 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

Drive, car ferry, train, bus, ferry  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Montauk to Orient Point
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  5. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$140 - $348

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Montauk to Orient Point
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Drive from New London to Hyannis, MA
  4. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$52 - $119

4 alternative options

Ferry, train, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Montauk to New London
  2. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Providence to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA

$195 - $347

Ferry, bus, car ferry  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Montauk to New London
  2. Take the bus from New London, Ct to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston South Station to Hyannis, MA
  4. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket

$102 - $319

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Montauk to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Nantucket (ACK) JFK - ACK

$115 - $687

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Montauk to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Nantucket (ACK) LGA - ACK

$136 - $741

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket is to drive and car ferry and ferry which costs $50 - $120 and takes 7 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket is to train and fly which costs $110 - $700 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Montauk and Nantucket is 99 miles.

It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to get from Montauk to Nantucket, including transfers.

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Cape Air and JetBlue Airways offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Nantucket Airport.

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Map of how to get from Montauk to Nantucket.
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  • Distance: 98.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 5 min

What companies run services between Montauk, NY, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Montauk to Nantucket. However, you can take the drive to Orient Point, take the car ferry to New London, take the drive to New London Union Station Amtrak, take the train to Boston South Station Amtrak, take the walk to Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center, take the bus to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center, take the walk to Hyannis, MA, then take the ferry to Nantucket, Massachusetts. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Montauk to Nantucket via Gosmans Dock, Montauk, New London, New London Union Station Amtrak, Providence Amtrak, Providence, SRTA New Bedford Terminal, and New Bedford, MA in around 9 h 56 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Montauk to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Providence to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston South Station to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
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
Hy-Line Cruises
Website
hylinecruises.com
Ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from Montauk to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com
Sea Streak
Phone
+1 800-262-8743
Website
seastreak.com
Ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
seastreak.com
Steamship Authority
Website
steamshipauthority.com
Car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $200
Schedules at
steamshipauthority.com
Passenger - Traditional Service
$19
Automobiles - Traditional Service
$140 - $200
Passenger - High Speed
$37

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