There are 3 ways to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island by ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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

Ferry  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Quonset Point Pier, Quonset Point, RI to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA Vineyard Fast Ferry

$124 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Newport to Fall River, MA
  2. Take the bus from SRTA Fall River Terminal to SRTA New Bedford Terminal Nb9
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$36 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newport to Woods Hole
  2. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard Woods Hole

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and ferry which costs $35 - $60 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island is to ferry which costs $120 - $140 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Newport and Martha's Vineyard Island is 37 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Martha's Vineyard Island. Prices start at $112 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Newport, RI, USA and Martha's Vineyard Island, MA, USA?

Vineyard Fast Ferry operates a ferry from Newport to Edgartown twice daily. Tickets cost $71 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Newport to Fall River, MA
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Southeastern RTA
Phone
+1 508-999-5211
Email
info@srtabus.com
Website
srtabus.com
Bus from SRTA Fall River Terminal to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
srtabus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Fall River, MA to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Ferry operators
Vineyard Fast Ferry
Phone
+1 401-295-4040
Website
vineyardfastferry.com
Ferry from Quonset Point Pier, Quonset Point, RI to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
vineyardfastferry.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
Steamship Authority

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