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There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island by bus, ferry, car ferry, train, 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

Bus, ferry  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Station to Hyannis, MA
  3. Take the ferry from Hyannis, MA to Marthas Vineyard Terminal

$67 - $91

Cheapest option

Train, bus, ferry  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Portland Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Falmouth, MA
  3. Take the ferry from 227 Clinton St., Falmouth, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

$63 - $116

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA, car ferry  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Woods Hole, MA
  3. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard

Bus Concord Coach Lines, car ferry  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston to Steamship Authority Piers, Woods Hole, MA
  3. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 28m

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

Bus to Boston, fly  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) BOS - MVY

$119 - $363

Bus to Augusta, fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
  2. Fly from Augusta (AUG) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) AUG - MVY

$166 - $497

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and ferry which costs $65 - $95 and takes 6h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 4h 48m.

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The distance between Portland and Martha's Vineyard Island is 157 miles.

The best way to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 6h 55m and costs $65 - $95.

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It takes approximately 6h 55m to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport is the direct flight which takes 40m.

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JetBlue Airways and Cape Air offer flights from Boston Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Martha's Vineyard Island. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Martha's Vineyard Island.
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  • Distance: 157.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 55m

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Martha's Vineyard Island, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Edgartown. However, you can take the bus to Boston, MA - South Station, take the walk to Boston South Station, take the bus to Hyannis, MA, take the walk to Hyannis, MA, take the ferry to Marthas Vineyard Terminal, take the walk to Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs, then take the line 13 bus to Church Street, Edgartown. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Portland to Edgartown via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, Woods Hole, MA, Woods Hole, Martha's Vineyard, and Vineyard Haven SSA Terminal in around 6h 56m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Augusta to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Augusta to Martha's Vineyard via Boston, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Augusta to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Augusta to Martha's Vineyard via Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.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 Boston, MA - South Station to Woods Hole, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Falmouth, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Steamship Authority Piers, Woods Hole, MA
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
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
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 Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Ferry operators
Hy-Line Cruises
Website
hylinecruises.com
Ferry from Hyannis, MA to Marthas Vineyard Terminal
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Steamship Authority
Patriot Party Boats
Phone
+1 508-548-2626
Website
patriotpartyboats.com
Ferry from 227 Clinton St., Falmouth, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
patriotpartyboats.com

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