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The Fun Way to Martha's Vineyard! Sail away on the Island Queen from Falmouth, Cape Cod and you will experience Martha's Vineyard within just 35-minutes. Convenient parking just 200 yards from the dock. Enjoy our enclosed lounge, outside decks...more
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75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
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All reviews oak bluffs day trip martha's vineyard quick trip nice ride friendly crew snack bar great trip minute ride drinks and snacks within walking distance easy trip plenty of seats return trip always on time both ways top deck
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Red Horse Inn and it was a 5 minute walk which avoided the 15 dollar parking fee. Comfortable and they provide snacks and drinks, alcohol too.

Thank nicesteps
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sailing with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The only way to visit Martha's Vineyard that was satisfying, smooth, safe and affordable way of transportation. A great view no matter where you are seated. I recommend top deck, less windy, very little rocking , but anyplace is good. On lower deck snack bar...More

Thank Christine P
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review Christine. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you aboard in the future!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A safe and affordable way to visit Martha's Vineyard. They were on time both ways. The one downfall is that the number and time of sailings in reduced in September. This meant we had fewer options and had to return a bit earlier than we...More

Thank Preacher2760
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Yes, most of the ferry companies offer a reduced sailing schedule during the spring and fall months as there are far fewer passengers travelling to the island during this time. We do however, appreciate your choosing the Island Queen and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big and fast ferry boat with multiples departures times during the day to Martha's Vineyard. Has an in-house bar/stop & grab goodies.

Thank carreromarchany
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sailing with us Mr. Carrero!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really smooth 35 min trip to Martha’s Vineyard. Friendly staff. Ferry left on time in both directions.

Thank DMTraveller
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review and for sailing with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was a great way to travel to Marthas Vineyard - this ferry is clean/comfortable and great value - well done Island queen

Thank rienzie j
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! We are happy to know you enjoyed your experience with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great ride on the Island Queen to Martha’s Vineyard. We rode our bikes from the hotel so we didn’t have to pay for parking but we did pay the fee to take our bikes on. Arrive at least 45 minutes early as...More

Thank seideljanne
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sailing with us and we're happy to know that you plan on returning to the Island Queen!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ferry is $20 round trip and they do have parking. We tried to take the ferry in Woods Hole but there literally is no parking!! The ride to MV was about 40 minutes. The boat was clean comfortable, has bathrooms and a concession stand that...More

Thank Bob S
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing the Island Queen for your travel to Martha's Vineyard. We appreciate your business!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fast 35minute coast across the sea to the Vineyard. Lovely coffee on board. A fun trip due to the waves which gave us a giggle and a little unplanned shower!

Thank Diane C
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sailing with us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reasonable and convenient ferry taking you to Martha's Vineyard, plenty of room on the ferry and food and beverages available as well as indoor and outdoor seating

Thank Regina314
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us aboard the Island Queen!

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jdeprofio
23 July 2018|
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Response from IslandQueenCapeCod | Property representative |
Thank you for writing to us. From May to October, you can take an inter-island ferry from Martha's Vineyard to Nantucket. For more information, contact Hy-Line Cruises. The Island Queen looks forward to welcoming you... More
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lpriante
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You need to buy your tickets at the Ferry location. See below: Credit cards (Falmouth Dock Ticket Window only) Cash (Falmouth Ticket Window, Parking Lots and Onboard Vessel) Travelers Checks (Falmouth Ticket Window, Parking... More
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