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There are 4 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 42 min

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

$109 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via Providence  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from MARLBOROUGH before FAREWLL to S Main Ns Washington 60
  2. Take the bus from Providence to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$32 - $51

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from MARLBOROUGH before FAREWLL to S Main Ns Washington 60
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$41 - $63

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 $30 - $55 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island is to ferry which costs $100 - $130 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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

The best way to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island without a car is to ferry which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $100 - $130.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Newport to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Martha's Vineyard Island. Prices start at $129 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 42 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 once daily. Tickets cost $56 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Bus operators
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from MARLBOROUGH before FAREWLL to S Main Ns Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.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
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
vineyardfastferry.com
Seastreak
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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Seastreak
Passenger
$26 - $40
Passenger + Bike
$30 - $45
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