When You Arrive
- Each sailing offers a delightful 35-minute cruise across the sparkling waters of Vineyard Sound between Falmouth, Cape Cod and Oak Bluffs on Martha’s Vineyard. A full-service snack bar and restrooms are available on board the Island Queen.
- Credit cards, cash and travelers checks are accepted at the Island Queen ticket windows in Falmouth. Parking Lots and Onboard Vessel purchases accept cash and travelers checks only.
- We are a passenger ferry and do not accept motor vehicles.
- Passengers are advised to arrive at least 45-minutes prior to departure for parking and ticketing, especially during July & August.
- Ferry tickets are open-ended for any day and departure time and are not a reservation. During our summer schedule, you are guaranteed placement on the boat once you have entered our Boarding Area in Falmouth, Cape Cod and have been counted as a passenger. In Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard we recommend you arrive 45-minutes in advance of your chosen departure as placement on the boat is on a first to arrive basis.
- In Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard we recommend you arrive 45-minutes in advance of your chosen departure as placement on the boat is on a first to arrive basis.
- Handicap restrooms are available at our Falmouth dock, prior to departure. The main deck of the vessel is accessible to wheelchairs and electric scooters.
- We welcome pets who are properly leashed or crated at no charge.
- Group Discounts are offered for 20 or more passengers, pending availability on the date and departure times desired. To check on availability please call 508-548-4800 at least 2-days in advance of your departure date. Group members will be required to arrive to the boarding area 45-minutes prior to departure to avoid cancellation.
- For your convenience, the Island Queen Ferry to Martha’s Vineyard adheres to the published schedule. We are not responsible for inconveniences caused by weather or unforeseen situations.
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