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There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island by plane, ferry, bus, car ferry, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Martha's Vineyard  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) DCA - MVY

$194 - $606

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$62 - $116

6 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) IAD - MVY

$210 - $1,013

Fly Reagan Washington to Providence, ferry  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Providence (PVD) DCA - PVD
  2. Take the ferry from Quonset Point Pier, Quonset Point, RI to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

$161 - $425

Fly Reagan Washington to Boston, bus, car ferry  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS
  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

Train, ferry  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Kingston Amtrak Station
  3. Take the ferry from Quonset Point Pier, Quonset Point, RI to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

$309 - $653

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc 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

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Washington 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 Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and ferry which costs $60 - $120 and takes 12 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island is to fly which costs $190 - $650 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Washington and Martha's Vineyard Island is 383 miles.

The best way to get from Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island without a car is to train and ferry which takes 11 h 3 min and costs $300 - $700.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Cape Air offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport.

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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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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Martha's Vineyard Island.
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  • Distance: 383.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Martha's Vineyard Island, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Cape Air and two other airlines fly from Washington to West Tisbury hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via New York JFK, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Martha's Vineyard via White Plains
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Martha's Vineyard via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Kingston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Woods Hole, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.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 Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
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
Steamship Authority
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
Book at
Seastreak
Passenger
$26 - $40
Passenger + Bike
$30 - $45

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