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Cross Sound Ferry

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Really Saves Time

Cross Sound Ferry has been there for years and saves travelers from having to drive to New York... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
James S
Vero Beach, Florida
Always a Positive Experience

We have used the Cross Sound Ferry many, many times over the years. We have always found them to... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
United States
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
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Reviewed yesterday

The ferry service runs 2 basic conveyances between Orient Pt. NY and New London, Ct: the Seajet and the auto ferry. The former makes it across in about 40 minutes while the latter takes an hour and a half. The Captain is skilled, the crew...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cross Sound Ferry has been there for years and saves travelers from having to drive to New York City from interior New England to get to outer Long Island. There is no alternative to the convenience. The service is dead reliable, food and drink can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James S
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We have used the Cross Sound Ferry many, many times over the years. We have always found them to be well-organized, and have found the experience to be very positive. The employees are always very pleasant, and they try hard to accommodate their customers who...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

I’ve had occasion to use the Cross Sound Ferry about a dozen times over the past few months, traveling with my car between Western Mass and Long Island. It has been reliable, user-friendly and a great experience in every way. The boats are well-kept and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Traveled with my family this weekend to a wedding. We had a nice trip going there but the return trip was the miserable. Apparently, Cross Sound Ferry was running late, so they tried to make up for lost time by rushing passengers onto the ferry....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mdn1025
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We took this on a weekday morning. The staff was very helpful. Getting there was a challenge, but once there, it was a breeze. Highly recommend taking it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 50statetraveler
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The ride home from Connecticut was so much more enjoyable on the ferry. Will never go any other way, if possible.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Janine F
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Great leisurely ride across the sound. The crew was friendly and helpful. We had breakfast and the bacon, egg and cheese bagel was delicious! Fun trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lumpy67
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Granted, they do what they are supposed to do, that is get you from one place to another, but it all depend on where you are going, from where you are starting, and the need you have to get wherever in what amount of time?...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank differentname
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I've probably used this service close to a hundred times what with 2 kids who went to college in New England and the one who never left there. The boats are old and not fancy but many have recent upgrades. I need an electric scooter...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Janine F
23 August 2018|
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Response from L9393NIrobertm | Reviewed this property |
Hi Look at their web site. Fees for car and passenger(s) spelled out. Some discounts if one joins their programs.
Richard B
10 August 2018|
Response from aps_73 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We certainly have done this.