AirlinesFor guests arriving by air, Nantucket is very accessible. Many cities offer seasonal air travel to the island, including Boston, Providence, New York, and D.C.
Ferry ServiceRegular ferry service is available from Hyannis, Massachusetts on the Hy-Line Ferry and the Steamship Authority. Both companies offer one-hour, high-speed ferry service and the Steamship Authority offers the car ferry. We discourage our guests from bringing automobiles on the island. Let us know if you are planning on arriving via the Hy-Line ferry, and we can arrange a complimentary golf cart pick up.
*New ferry service is available with SeaStreak ferries to and from Nantucket between New Bedford, New Jersey and New York City!
The CapeFlyer train runs from South Station in Boston to the Hyannis Transportation Center, a short walk from the ferry docks, from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Trains depart from South Station on Friday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings, and from Hyannis on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Travel time is 2 hours.
Cape Flyer Train from Boston to Hyannis
Bus from Boston to Hyannis
Plymouth & Brockton Bus Lines provide daily service between Hyannis, Boston and Logan Airport operating from the Hyannis Transportation Center. New in 2016, Peter Pan Bus Lines are offering daily express service between Hyannis, Boston and Logan Airport operating from the Hyannis Transportation Center.