41.39N 70.62W

Island Queen Ferry

Sail away from Falmouth to the island of Martha’s Vineyard aboard the Island Queen Ferry… relax with the sea and sky and wind on a delightful 35-minute mini-cruise across the sparkling waters of Vineyard Sound off the coast of Massachusetts. The Island Queen is the only cruise ship sailing regularly from Falmouth Harbor to Oak Bluffs, centrally located, easy to get to… and with no hassle parking. Leave your car behind, secure in our spacious paved lot 200 yards from our dock. Bring your bicycle aboard to explore the island … and cruise the fun way to Martha’s Vineyard while enjoying our enclosed lounge, outside deck and snack bar. Our Martha’s Vineyard ferry is fast, reliable, convenient……. and our fares are affordable. We sail from late May through mid-October, so you can enjoy the flowers of springtime, the summertime sunshine and the colors of autumn. Delight in the island, and enjoy a wonderful ferry to Martha’s Vineyard!

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-We are a seasonal passenger ferry service operating annually from late May to mid-October.
-We carry passengers, bicycles and pets if properly leashed or crated.
-We do not carry motor vehicles.
-No passenger reservations required.
-Group reservations available for 20 or more passengers.
-Plan to arrive 45 minutes prior to departure. Tickets are open ended for any departure time and do not guarantee placement on a specific sailing departure.
-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 is on a first-to-arrive basis.
-We accept cash and travelers checks only. Credit Cards are not accepted.



75 Falmouth Heights Rd, Falmouth, MA