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There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to Nantucket by train, subway, plane, shuttle, ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Nantucket  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Nantucket (ACK) LGA - ACK

$119 - $715

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12h 37m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  2. Take the bus from SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA to Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA
  3. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket

$47 - $278

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Fly Newark to Nantucket  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Nantucket (ACK) EWR - ACK

$101 - $354

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Nantucket  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Nantucket (ACK) JFK - ACK

$103 - $666

Shuttle, train to White Plains, fly to Nantucket  •  6h 17m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Nantucket (ACK) HPN - ACK

$112 - $832

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Hyannis, ferry  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Hyannis (HYA) JFK - HYA
  4. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$205 - $618

Bus, ferry  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$78 - $106

Train, bus, ferry  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Station to Hyannis, MA
  3. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$185 - $417

Train, bus, car ferry  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket

$170 - $577

Drive, ferry  •  5h 57m

  1. Drive from Newark to Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts High speed ferry

$67 - $79

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $65 - $80 and takes 5h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Nantucket is to train and subway and fly which costs $110 - $750 and takes 4h 7m.

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The distance between New Jersey and Nantucket is 242 miles.

The best way to get from New Jersey to Nantucket without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 8h 40m and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from New Jersey to Nantucket, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Nantucket Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Delta, American Airlines, Cape Air and JetBlue Airways offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Nantucket Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Nantucket. Prices start at $220 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Nantucket.
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  • Distance: 242 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Cape Air and three other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Nantucket hourly.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Hyannis
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Newark to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $270
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
Bus operators
Jitney Buses of New Jersey
Website
jerseyjitneys.info
Shuttle from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jerseyjitneys.info
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from South Station - Boston to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Schedules at
p-b.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston South Station to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA to Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Ferry operators
Hy-Line Cruises
Website
hylinecruises.com
Ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Steamship Authority
Website
steamshipauthority.com
Car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
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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