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Island Queen Ferry

75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
+1 508-548-4800
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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, full-service snack bar and our friendly crew! Daily sailings beginning at 9:00am from late May to mid October. Children ages 4 & under travel free! Group discounts for 20 or more passenger available.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oak bluffs” (107 reviews)
“day trip” (65 reviews)
LOCATION
75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA 02540-3543
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+1 508-548-4800
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"oak bluffs"
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"martha's vineyard"
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"day trip"
in 65 reviews
"nice ride"
in 36 reviews
"quick trip"
in 18 reviews
"friendly crew"
in 8 reviews
"snack bar"
in 38 reviews
"great trip"
in 26 reviews
"waiting area"
in 10 reviews
"drinks and snacks"
in 9 reviews
"minute ride"
in 18 reviews
"easy trip"
in 13 reviews
"within walking distance"
in 11 reviews
"plenty of seats"
in 9 reviews
"top deck"
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"return trip"
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"steamship authority"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an amazing two days this was. I rented a car and drove from Boston to Kennebunkport, stopping off in Oqunquit a few hours being heading over to Falmouth where I spent the night and took the ferry over bright and early for a day...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a great way to get from The Vineyard to the Cape w/o renting a car. However, it is a bit pricey.More

1  Thank klabarnes
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing the Island Queen Ferry. I am sorry to hear that you feel our round-trip ticket at $22 is on the expensive side. We do our best each year to maintain an affordable ticket price, while continuing to provide a quality product...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the first ferry on a Wednesday morning in July and after a little mishap only arrived 5 minutes before the 9.00 ferry. You are adviced to be 45 minutes early but for us itnecessary. It was the first ferry of the morning and...More

Thank jssamos
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing the Island Queen and very happy to know that you enjoyed your experience!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Packs an unbelievable amount of people on board. Was advised to arrive 45mins prior to departure and there were no issues whatsoever.

Thank lovestheheat2014
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing the Island Queen.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going at a busy time, get there early ( both ways). They say 45mins, but not a minute too late. We were the 2nd to last car into the parking lot (cash only). Short walk to boat. Good crew, professional and courtesy....More

1  Thank ISC7
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for joining us aboard the Island Queen and I'm pleased to know that our Crew provided you with quality service.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the perfect transportation to Martha’s Vineyard. We took the earliest ferry over and had the option to return when we wanted. The crew was professional and provided excellent service. The price was very reasonable for the round trip. I would highly recommend.

Thank heathernta
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review and we are happy to know you enjoyed your experience with us.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked our ferry tickets at our motel in Falmouth. Loved the ride over to Martha's Vineyard. It took less than 45 minutes to travel to and from Falmouth. The ferry offered drinks and snacks for a charge as well. It offered covered and uncovered seating....More

Thank Sandra H
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us aboard the Island Queen!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to get to MV. We (3 couples) have been to Cape Cod before but made the trip this time for the sole purpose if going to Martha's Vineyard. We decided to stay in Falmouth because the ride to the island is shorter than...More

Thank bcbcbc
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well-run operation! Staff was courteous and friendly. On time arrival and departure with plenty of comfortable seating.

Thank Margie L
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your kind words and hope we may welcome you again in the future!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother and I drove from Kentucky and chose to stay in Falmouth because of this easy option to get to Martha's Vineyard on this ferry. The ferry was in walking distance of the hotel we chose and allowed us to leave our vehicle in...More

Thank Dcancersurvivor
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IslandQueenCapeCod, General Manager at Island Queen Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our service!

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lpriante
20 July 2017|
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Response from Califanna348 | Reviewed this property |
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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