There are 9 ways to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket by car ferry, train, bus, ferry, car 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

Car ferry, train, bus, ferry  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
  4. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA

$190 - $401

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 39 min

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

$45 - $87

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Car ferry, bus DATTCO, ferry  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA

$106 - $177

Car ferry, bus, ferry via Boston, MA - South Station  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station Ny
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket, Massachusetts

$74 - $134

Train, ferry  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Long Island City
  2. Take the ferry from Hunters Point South / Long Island City to East 35th Street/Midtown Er
  3. Take the ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Nantucket, MA

$276 - $394

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Nantucket (ACK) JFK - ACK

$106 - $673

Car ferry, bus to White Plains, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to White Plains, Ny
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Nantucket (ACK) HPN - ACK

$123 - $847

Train, train to Teterboro, fly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station
  3. Fly from Teterboro (TEB) to Nantucket (ACK) TEB - ACK

$71 - $440

Car ferry, train to Boston, fly  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nantucket (ACK) BOS - ACK

$227 - $934

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $45 - $90 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket is to train and fly which costs $100 - $700 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Port Jefferson and Nantucket is 157 miles.

The best way to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket without a car is to car ferry and train and bus and ferry which takes 9 h 20 min and costs $190 - $410.

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Nantucket Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Cape Air and JetBlue Airways offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Nantucket Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Nantucket. Prices start at $265 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Port Jefferson to Nantucket.
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  • Distance: 157.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 20 min

What companies run services between Port Jefferson, NY, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Port Jefferson to Nantucket. However, you can take the car ferry to Bridgeport, take the walk to Bridgeport, take the train to New Haven, take the walk to New Haven Union Station, take the train to Providence Amtrak, take the walk to Providence, RI, take the bus to New Bedford, take the walk to New Bedford, MA, then take the ferry to Nantucket, MA. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Port Jefferson to Nantucket via Bridgeport, Bridgeport, Ct, New Haven, Ct, New Haven, CT, SRTA New Bedford Terminal, and New Bedford, MA in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Boston to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from White Plains to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Teterboro to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Port Jefferson to Long Island City
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
boltbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bridgeport, Ct to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Sea Streak
Phone
+1 800-262-8743
Website
seastreak.com
Ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
seastreak.com
Ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Nantucket, MA
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$260 - $370
Schedules at
seastreak.com
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
NYC Ferry
Phone
1-844-4NY-FERRY
Email
help@ferry.nyc
Website
ferry.nyc
Ferry from Hunters Point South / Long Island City to East 35th Street/Midtown
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ferry.nyc
Adult
$3
Adult and Bike
$4

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