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Island Queen Ferry

75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
+1 508-548-4800
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US$94.50*
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Day Trip to Martha's Vineyard
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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, full-service snack bar and our friendly crew! Daily sailings beginning at 9:00am from late May to mid October. Children ages 4 & under travel free! Group discounts for 20 or more passenger available.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oak bluffs” (107 reviews)
“day trip” (64 reviews)
LOCATION
75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
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+1 508-548-4800
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"oak bluffs"
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"martha's vineyard"
in 331 reviews
"day trip"
in 64 reviews
"nice ride"
in 35 reviews
"waiting area"
in 10 reviews
"quick trip"
in 18 reviews
"friendly crew"
in 8 reviews
"snack bar"
in 38 reviews
"great trip"
in 26 reviews
"minute ride"
in 18 reviews
"within walking distance"
in 10 reviews
"easy trip"
in 11 reviews
"plenty of seats"
in 9 reviews
"smooth ride"
in 15 reviews
"top deck"
in 11 reviews
"return trip"
in 16 reviews
"falmouth heights"
in 9 reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

The Island Queen Ferry was en excellent way to get out to martha's vineyard. Booking tickets was easy. Parking was easy. Overall a really good experience, and the best part.. my three year old loved it

Thank Petter L
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Cheapest way to get to MV. No cars allowed on ferry. Lots of parking lots nearby. You can’t bring bikes on the ferry.

3  Thank Jean E W
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Easy to get to along with plenty of parking close by .The staff was pleasant and the boat ride was fast and enjoyable . Enough boat trip times to stay as long as you want .

2  Thank pjlu0ng0
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

My family of four used this for a day trip to Martha's Vineyard. We stayed in Falmouth within walking distance and took the morning ferry onto the island. This was a perfect way to see Martha Vineyard in a day, using the buses on the...More

5  Thank Eli H
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We got here early not knowing what the group would be like being the last day of the round trip for MV. This was our first time going and the Island Queen was the way to go.

2  Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This was a busy ferry with a max capacity of 500 people. We discovered this ferry by accident and could have taken the Steamship Authority line over to the Island as we later learned. The ferry was fast and the crew well organized. Well worth...More

3  Thank Lesley Jane M
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This takes about 40 minutes and is a lovely trip across Vineyard Sound...no cars on board, no pollution. It lands at Oak Bluffs, one of the historic areas, and is in close proximity to bus line that goes to Edgartown as well as Vineyard Haven.

3  Thank capecodtravellers
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Took a day trip to Martha's Vineyard on the Island Queen. Trip was fine and not too expensive as long as you avoid the onsite parking. If you don't mind a bit of a walk then you can find off street parking fairly close by....More

3  Thank Nick C
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The trip to MV was about half an hour. It was a very easy and comfortable journey to Oaks Bluff. They left right on time. The trip back was the same. I would definitely recommend bringing/wearing a light jacket to protect against the wind on...More

4  Thank bdunn1285
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It is so easy to travel on The Island Queen. Parking is within walking distance of the ferry and the price is very reasonable.

1  Thank Mimi E
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lpriante
20 July 2017|
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Response from Califanna348 | Reviewed this property |
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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