The Steamship Authority

1 Cowdry Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543
(508) 477-8600

Escape to the beautiful islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket with The Steamship Authority. For a day or a stay, we offer the lowest fares and frequent daily departures. Travel from Woods Hole to Martha’s Vineyard or Hyannis to Nantucket on our traditional ferries for both passengers and vehicles. Or take our passenger-only high-speed ferry Iyanough from Hyannis to Nantucket dock-to-dock in just one hour. Parking is available with free shuttle service to our terminals. Experience that vacation feeling the moment you board our vessels.

Outdoor decks are ideal for salt air and sunshine. Inside, you’ll find comfortable seating and onboard cafes for snacks and beverages. All of our vessels have free wi-fi, and are handicapped accessible. To make your island escape complete, take a fascinating guided tour of one of the islands. Martha’s Vineyard has a bounty of beautiful vistas from vast beaches to dramatic cliffs to rolling farmland. Discover Nantucket’s long stretches of pristine beaches, marshes and moors. The Steamship Authority offers a number of special fares and promotions all year long. Just go to WAYS TO SAVE on our website to learn more.

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