There are 10 ways to get from New York to Nantucket by train, plane, subway, bus, ferry, 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 to New York JFK, fly  •  3 h 27 min

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

$97 - $663

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  5 h 50 min

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

$41 - $82

8 alternative options

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Nantucket (ACK) LGA - ACK

$116 - $712

Train to Teterboro, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Hoboken to Rutherford
  2. Fly from Teterboro (TEB) to Nantucket (ACK) TEB - ACK

$50 - $411

Fly from Newark  •  3 h 58 min

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

$106 - $363

Train to White Plains, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Nantucket (ACK) HPN - ACK

$100 - $820

Train, bus, ferry  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$164 - $412

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$60 - $97

Train, bus, car ferry  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Hyannis, MA
  3. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket

$146 - $533

Bus, car ferry  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Fall River
  2. Take the bus from Fall River, MA to Hyannis, MA
  3. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket

$51 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $40 - $85 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Nantucket is to train and fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $95 - $700.

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The distance between New York and Nantucket is 333 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from New York to Nantucket, including transfers.

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

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Cape Air fly from New York to Nantucket 4 times a day.

Airlines
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from Teterboro to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
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
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Fall River, MA to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
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
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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