Martha's Vineyard is located within 85 miles of two major airports: Boston Logan and Providence T.F. Green. Visitors arriving at either of these two cities can arrange transportation to Martha's Vineyard via connecting air service, limousine or taxi, bus or by renting a car. Many regional visitors to Martha's Vineyard choose to drive to the ferry and either walk across or bring their car.
Approximate Mileage Between Woods Hole, MA and the Following Cities:
Boston, MA 85 miles
Buzzards Bay, MA 20 miles
Hartford, CT 187 miles
New Haven, CT 165 miles
New York, NY 271 miles
Providence, RI 85 miles
There is year-round car ferry service from Woods Hole (on Cape Cod). Advance car ferry reservations are required when visiting Martha’s Vineyard. Check the Steamship Authority website (below) for complete details.
There is year-round passenger ferry service from Woods Hole and New Bedford, MA; seasonal passenger ferry service is available from Falmouth, Hyannis and Quonset, Rhode Island.
Ground Transportation and Taxis
Taxi vans are available at each ferry terminal to transport guests to island destinations. Our Point B Guest Service Concierge can also assist you in arranging for a rental car during your stay.
There is regional and charter air service to Martha's Vineyard year round. During the peak season, there are additional commercial airlines that service the island from major East Coast hubs.
Charter Airlines & Private Planes
Please contact the Point B Realty Concierge for information on chartered airlines that provide service to Martha’s Vineyard.
The Point B Realty Concierge can also assist you in arranging transfers to and from ferry terminals or airports as needed.