There are 6 ways to get from Quincy to Nantucket by bus, ferry, car ferry, car, subway 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.

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Bus Plymouth & Brockton, ferry  •  4 h 44 min

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

$38 - $80

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  2 h 17 min

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

$22 - $54

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Bus, ferry Sea Streak  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA Boston Commuter
  2. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Nantucket, MA Seastreak

$78 - $118

Bus, car ferry  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Hyannis, MA to Nantucket Traditional Ferry

$40 - $230

Subway to Boston, fly  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from Quincy Center to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nantucket (ACK) BOS - ACK

$100 - $625

Subway, bus to New Bedford, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the subway from Quincy Center to South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
  3. Fly from New Bedford (EWB) to Nantucket (ACK) EWB - ACK

$98 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Quincy to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $22 - $55 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quincy to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $22 - $55 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Quincy and Nantucket is 82 miles.

The best way to get from Quincy to Nantucket without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $35 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Quincy to Nantucket, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Nantucket Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston 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 Quincy to Nantucket.
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  • Distance: 82 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Quincy, MA, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Quincy to Nantucket. However, you can take the train to South Station, take the walk to Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center, take the bus to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center, take the walk to Hyannis, MA, then take the ferry to Nantucket, Massachusetts. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Quincy to Nantucket via South Station, Boston, MA, New Bedford, MA, and New Bedford, MA in around 5 h 28 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from New Bedford to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Quincy Center to South Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
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 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.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
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
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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