There are 9 ways to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island by train, ferry, bus, car, car ferry 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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Train, ferry  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA Seastreak

$272 - $441

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via New Haven, Ct  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

$64 - $155

7 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
  2. Take the ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA Seastreak

$229 - $331

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 51 min

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

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Martha's Vineyard  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) PHL - MVY

$282 - $1,251

Train to New York JFK, fly to Martha's Vineyard  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) JFK - MVY

$174 - $589

Train to Teterboro, fly to Martha's Vineyard  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
  2. Fly from Teterboro (TEB) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) TEB - MVY

$106 - $494

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Boston, bus, car ferry  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Boston (BOS) PHL - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Woods Hole, MA
  4. Take the car ferry from Woods Hole to Martha's Vineyard

Train, train to White Plains, fly to Martha's Vineyard  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Martha's Vineyard (MVY) HPN - MVY

$151 - $904

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island is to bus and ferry which costs $60 - $160 and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island is to train and fly which costs $100 - $500 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and Martha's Vineyard Island is 285 miles.

The best way to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island without a car is to train and ferry which takes 9 h 21 min and costs $270 - $450.

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to Martha's Vineyard Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 2 min and has one stopover.

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

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There are 140+ hotels available in Martha's Vineyard Island. Prices start at $135 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wilmington to Martha's Vineyard Island.
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  • Distance: 284.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Martha's Vineyard Island, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Wilmington to Edgartown. However, you can take the train to New York Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Herald Sq, take the subway to 23 St, take the walk to E 23 St/Broadway, take the bus to E 23 St/1 Av, take the walk to East 35th St., NYC, take the ferry to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA, 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 Wilmington to Edgartown via Midtown - 34 W. 31st St., 5 Av/W 35 St, E 23 St/1 Av, East 35th St., NYC, Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA, and Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs in around 10 h 21 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Martha's Vineyard via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from White Plains to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from Teterboro to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from White Plains to Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $130
Business Class
$85 - $140
First Class
$195
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$60 - $130
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$210 - $280
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.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 Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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
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
Ferry operators
Sea Streak
Phone
+1 800-262-8743
Website
seastreak.com
Ferry from East 35th St., NYC to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
seastreak.com
Ferry from New Bedford, MA to Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
seastreak.com
Steamship Authority

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