There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Nantucket by plane, train, bus, ferry, car ferry or car

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

Fly  •  3 h 31 min

  1. DCA - ACK

$214 - $1,105

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  9 h 42 min

  1. High speed ferry

$63 - $113

4 alternative options

Train, bus, ferry  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Bos / ...

$246 - $630

Train, bus, car ferry  •  12 h 40 min

$227 - $750

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Bos / ...

$78 - $159

Megabus, bus, car ferry  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Bos / ...

$80 - $287

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Nantucket, MA, USA?

American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines fly from Washington to Nantucket every 4 hours.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nantucket via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nantucket via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$190 - $360
First Class Seat
$310 - $550
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 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Nantucket is 647 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Nantucket is to drive and ferry which costs $60 - $120 and takes 9 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Nantucket is to fly which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $210 - $1,200.

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Washington to Nantucket, including transfers.