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  •  9 h 55 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. to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation 204
  5. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$132 - $347

Cheapest option

Train to White Plains, fly  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Montauk to Hunterspoint Avenue
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Nantucket (ACK) HPN - ACK

$129 - $858

4 alternative options

Ferry, train, bus  •  8 h 47 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, RI to Hyannis, MA
  4. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$137 - $310

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 42 min

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

$136 - $741

Ferry, train to Boston, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Montauk to New London
  2. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nantucket (ACK) BOS - ACK

$226 - $880

Ferry, train, bus to New Bedford, fly  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the ferry from Montauk to New London
  2. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
  4. Fly from New Bedford (EWB) to Nantucket (ACK) EWB - ACK

$225 - $527

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, MA - South Station Transp., take the bus to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation, take the walk to Hyannis, MA, then take the ferry to Nantucket, Massachusetts. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Montauk to Nantucket via Montauk, New London Union Station Amtrak, Providence, RI, Hyannis, MA, and Hyannis, MA in around 8 h 47 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Nantucket via Hyannis
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Nantucket via Martha's Vineyard
Avg. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from New Bedford to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket via Boston
Avg. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Boston to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
58 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $220
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Avg. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$65 - $160
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Montauk to Jamaica
Avg. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Montauk to Hunterspoint Avenue
Avg. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
p-b.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Hyannis, MA
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Ferry operators
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Avg. 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
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Steamship Authority
Website
steamshipauthority.com
Ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
steamshipauthority.com
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from Montauk to New London
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Montauk to Nantucket?

The distance between Montauk and Nantucket is 158 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket?

The cheapest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket is to train and fly which costs $250 and takes 6 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket?

The quickest way to get from Montauk to Nantucket is to train and fly which takes 6 h 42 min and costs $250.

How long does it take to get from Montauk to Nantucket?

It takes approximately 9 h 55 min to get from Montauk to Nantucket, including transfers.