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Cross Sound Ferry

41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
+1 631-323-2525
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Great way to avoid NYC

If you are traveling from New England to eastern tip of Long Island this is best way to go. While... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roevka
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Boston
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Transit Connecticut to New York

I love it! This time I couldn’t bring a car because I booked at a last minute. I traveled with my... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jair59
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Orlando, Florida
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“orient point” (74 reviews)
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41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
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+1 631-323-2525
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"scenic ride"
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"great alternative"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are traveling from New England to eastern tip of Long Island this is best way to go. While a little pricey well worth the expensive. Beautiful cruise across the Long Island sound. The staff a quick and efficient as well as friendly. Will...More

Thank Roevka
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love it! This time I couldn’t bring a car because I booked at a last minute. I traveled with my nephew, enjoyed Long Island Hamptons Bays and New York and traveled back to New London Connecticut. It cost $34 round trip. Snacks, bar and...More

Thank Jair59
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I have taken the ferry from Orient Point just twice now, but both times was so pleased with my experiences. People were helpful and friendly. The getting on and getting off process works smoothly. And, the web site app makes it easy to make a...More

Thank Rich A
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

If you think there is a blessed way to save any money on this trip you are dead wrong. I have tried all sorts of coupon codes, groupon, etc and nothing is applicable. If you book early enough you save a couple of dollars but...More

2  Thank Lala C
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Took the ferry for a recent trip to Greenport NY from Boston. We drove from Boston to New London. It was $55 for the vehicle and driver, and $15 for an additional adult each way. Staff was helpful and friendly. On board, they have a...More

Thank Rquinn09
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Whats the problem with the sea Jet running this year? Here it is almost mid May and its still not running... Thats the only way we go is on the Sea Jet which is a great ride.. Get on the water already. youre holding alol...More

3  Thank vmazzorra
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve been traveling on the CSF over the last 12 years. Always runs on schedule. Reservation, checking with the ticketing staff and changing of reservations have always been a great experience. The ferry’s are always clean and the food and coffee at the snack bar...More

Thank redknight41
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We were able to get on last minute and had an enjoyable ride to Long Island. We drove on and took advantage of the rear end bar area and viewed the scenic Connecticut coastline as well as the view of Palm Island as we approached...More

1  Thank Jenefer J
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We have taken the Cross Sound Ferry a few times. They do a nice job. Unfortunately, not much of a time saver depending upon where you live on Long Island. If you do live in central Suffolk or further East, I am sure it is...More

Thank FundDude
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

My favorite method of travel especially to Newport, RI. With a full size SUV and tolls it adds up. For a little more money, bring a large coffee on the boat with a newspaper and relax. Once in Connecticut, Mystic is 10 minutes and 45...More

2  Thank sushiguy79
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Rutu P
14 June 2018|
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Response from FundDude | Reviewed this property |
Depends on if you will be taking a car on the ferry. If so, reservations are a good idea. If you check the website as you get closer to your travel date, you will have a sense for how full the boat is at your desired time... More
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alsinge2018
9 May 2018|
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Response from Rachel R | Reviewed this property |
It’s usually 15 minutes, but as long as you have a reservation you can sneak on about 5 minutes beforehand. If it’s a particularly busy weekend or a holiday, I would suggest getting to the dock early.
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