Downtown Nantucket Inn
For guests arriving by air and by sea, Nantucket is quite accessible. Many cities offer seasonal air travel to the island, including Boston, Providence, New York, and Washington D.C.
Regular ferry service is available from Hyannis, Massachusetts on the Hy-Line Ferry and the Steamship Authority. Both companies offer one-hour, high speed ferry service and the Steamship Authority offers the car ferry. (We discourage our guests from bringing automobiles on island.) Please let us know if you are planning on arriving via high speed ferry, as we can arrange a complimentary van pick up.
CapeFLyer Train Service from Boston to Hyannis
The CapeFLyer train service runs from South Station in Boston to the Hyannis Transportation Center, just a short walk to the ferry docks, from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Trains depart from South Station on Friday evenings as well as Saturday and Sunday mornings, trains depart from Hyannis on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Travel time is two hours.
|Nantucket Whaling Museum||www.nha.org||0|
|Brant Point Lighthouse||www.lighthouse.cc/brant||0.7|
|Maria Mitchell Association||www.mmo.org||0.5|
|Nantucket Boat Basin||www.nantucketboatbasin.com||0.4|
|Whale Watch Cruise||www.explorenantucket.com||0.3|
|Greater Light Garden||www.nha.org||0.4|
|Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum||www.nantucketshipwreck.org||4.0|
|'Sconset Bluff Walk||www.nantucketdogwalk.com||8.0|
|The Dreamland Theater||www.nantucketdreamland.com||0.2|
|Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge||www.thetrustees.com||12.5|
|Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum||www.nantucketlightshipbasketmuseum.org||0.6|