Travel Tips For Visiting the City
Travel Tips and FAQs
How do you get to Nantucket?
Located roughly thirty miles off the coast of Massachusetts, Nantucket is accessible by air and sea. Several major cities, New York, Boston, and Washington DC, offer season air travel to the island.
Year round ferry service from Hyannis to Nantucket is provided by HyLine Cruises and the Steam Ship Authority. Seasonal ferry service from New York, New Bedford, and New Jersey is also offered via SeaStreak Ferry.
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What is the best time of year to visit Nantucket?
Are there dining options at Jared Coffin House?
How do I get around on Nantucket?
What kind of activities are popular on Nantucket?
Nantucket offers a little something for everyone. Experience the dining and shopping scene of Nantucket town, with unique shops and galleries and world class restaurants.
Anglers and boaters will enjoy unforgettable fishing and boating experiences in the waters off Nantucket. There are numerous charter boats available for both sport-fishing and leisure cruises.
Explore Nantucket's rich history as an early American whaling town with a visits to the Nantucket Whaling Museum, among other notable historic sites, many of which are in short walking distance from Jared Coffin House.
Cisco Brewery, located approximately four miles from the center of town, is a popular spot for tastings of craft beer and spirits while enjoying live music in the beer garden and chatting with visitors and locals.