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Yes, Seastreak offers multiple connections to and from Martha’s Vineyard via New Bedford and NYC. For more information on alternate transportation please give us a call at 1-800-BOATRIDE to speak with a Seastreak customer service representative.
Not currently, but if you have any suggestions on tours or activities you’d like to see us offer, please drop us a note on our Contact page.
No, but there are public transportation options. Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA), and Atlantic Cab.
From New Bedford, the trip is typically an hour travel time. Keep in mind that travel times may vary due to weather, tides, sea conditions, and/or other unforeseen circumstances.
We recommend flying to TF Green airport located in Providence, Rhode Island. From Providence, we are approximately 45 minutes. We recommend Yes We Van for transportation between Providence and our New Bedford Terminal. Reservations can be made by calling 1-304-GOBYVAN or online.
Yes! There are several parking options for ferry passengers.
The parking lot operated by the City of New Bedford is located approximately 1/2 mile from the terminal with free shuttle service provided to and from the lot. The parking fee is $15 per calendar day and is subject to change without notice. The fee is prepaid at the kiosks within the parking lot. Please remember to display your receipt on your dashboard. Credit cards are accepted. Reservations do not need to be made for parking.
There are two parking options available at the ferry dock. Premium parking is uncovered parking available for $20 per calendar day. Valet parking is covered parking available for $25 per calendar day. The fee will be collected upon check-in before boarding our vessel. You will be provided with a permit pass to place in the window of your car.
Over the last two years of operation we have had very few instances where we have needed to cancel all of our trips due to weather. If a weather cancellation should take place during a departure you are booked on, we make every effort to contact you using the telephone number and email address provided in your reservation and arrange the most efficient way possible to get you to or from the island.
New Bedford Departures: Ticketed passengers who have not yet departed from New Bedford will be offered either an exchange for a ticket on a different day or a full refund.
Seastreak cannot guarantee any trip length as travel times may vary due to weather, tides, sea conditions, and/or other unforeseen circumstances. Seastreak at its sole and absolute discretion reserves the right to cancel any scheduled trip and/or substitute another vessel without liability if it becomes necessary for any reason. Seastreak does not guarantee that the service shall depart or arrive at the time stated in the schedule and will not be liable for any additional travel costs incurred by the passenger as a result of any cancellation or delay.
We recommend arriving at least 30-45 minutes before your departure. Boarding will begin 40 minutes prior to the departure. Reservations not picked up 10 minutes prior to a departure may be released to stand-by passengers.
We depart from Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA.
Seastreak Ferry Terminal at Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard
1 Seaview Avenue
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557
Martha’s Vineyard is an island located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts.