Q. If I am a resident of Boston or a nearby area, Is there a local pickup location?
A. Please call 617-515-3405 to arrange a pickup in Boston at one of our designated hotel pickup points.
Q. Exactly what time will the New England Trips shuttle pick me up in the morning?
A. Boston hotel pickups will be made between 6:00 and 6:45 am for Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, so you should be ready in your hotel lobby at 6:00 am. (unless otherwise communicated) . Pickup time will be between 7:00 and 7:45 for Newport and Plymouth. PLEASE BE SURE TO CALL US AT 617-515-3405 SO THAT WE CAN ADVISE YOU OF YOUR 15 MINUTE PICKUP WINDOW.
Q. How long is the shuttle from my Boston hotel to the Island Queen ferry or Steamship Authority?
A. The trip is approximately 70-75 miles and should take about 1 hour and 30 minutes (excluding unexpected traffic delays).
Q. How long is the ferry to Martha’s Vineyard?
A. The ferry ride is a delightful 35 minutes with the Island Queen and about 45 minutes with the SSA.
Q. Does my Martha’s Vineyard day trip purchase include my ferry ticket?
A. Yes, your day trip purchase includes all of your transportation costs from Boston to Martha’s Vineyard.
(It excludes any costs that you may incur while on the Island.)
Q. Do I need a reservation?
A. Yes, you will need a reservation to guarantee a spot since seating is limited.