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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...more
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75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
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All reviews oak bluffs day trip martha's vineyard nice ride quick trip great trip snack bar snacks and drinks minute ride within walking distance easy trip top deck return trip both ways always on time plenty of seats steamship authority
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greta ride if you are going on a day trip to Martha’s Vineyard. The ride is fun and dog friendly. Gets you there quick and price is resonable

Thank don p
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your complimentary review and for sailing with us. Hope you will join us again next season!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable and efficient journey to and from Oaks Bluff. We stayed at the Red Horse Inn which was a five minutes' walk from the ferry and allowed us to leave our car at the hotel. We also bought our ferry tickets at the hotel. The...More

Thank jsd26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely start (and return) to a lovely day. Even though the weather wasn't fabulous it was really fun to go on this boat from Falmouth over to Martha's Vineyard. The trip takes about 35 minutes and you feel like your on a mini-cruise....More

Thank CAROL P
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So happy to hear that you enjoyed your time aboard the Island Queen and thank you for this wonderful review.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We stayed at the Red Horse Inn and it was a 5 minute walk which avoided the 15 dollar parking fee. Comfortable and they provide snacks and drinks, alcohol too.

Thank nicesteps
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for sailing with us!

Reviewed 9 October 2018

The only way to visit Martha's Vineyard that was satisfying, smooth, safe and affordable way of transportation. A great view no matter where you are seated. I recommend top deck, less windy, very little rocking , but anyplace is good. On lower deck snack bar...More

Thank Christine P
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review Christine. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you aboard in the future!

Reviewed 8 October 2018

A safe and affordable way to visit Martha's Vineyard. They were on time both ways. The one downfall is that the number and time of sailings in reduced in September. This meant we had fewer options and had to return a bit earlier than we...More

Thank Preacher2760
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for your review. Yes, most of the ferry companies offer a reduced sailing schedule during the spring and fall months as there are far fewer passengers travelling to the island during this time. We do however, appreciate your choosing the Island Queen and...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Big and fast ferry boat with multiples departures times during the day to Martha's Vineyard. Has an in-house bar/stop & grab goodies.

Thank carreromarchany
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for sailing with us Mr. Carrero!

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Really smooth 35 min trip to Martha’s Vineyard. Friendly staff. Ferry left on time in both directions.

Thank DMTraveller
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review and for sailing with us!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

this was a great way to travel to Marthas Vineyard - this ferry is clean/comfortable and great value - well done Island queen

Thank rienzie j
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you so much! We are happy to know you enjoyed your experience with us.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great ride on the Island Queen to Martha’s Vineyard. We rode our bikes from the hotel so we didn’t have to pay for parking but we did pay the fee to take our bikes on. Arrive at least 45 minutes early as...More

Thank seideljanne
IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for sailing with us and we're happy to know that you plan on returning to the Island Queen!

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jdeprofio
22 July 2018|
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Response from IslandQueenCapeCod | Property representative |
Thank you for writing to us. From May to October, you can take an inter-island ferry from Martha's Vineyard to Nantucket. For more information, contact Hy-Line Cruises. The Island Queen looks forward to welcoming you... More
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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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