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Getting Around Cape Cod & The Islands

For first-time visitors, traveling around Cape Cod and the nearby islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard can seem like a daunting task.

Or maybe "confusing" is a better word for it. Rental cars, taxis, buses, ferries, trolleys, island airlines. So many ways to get around. Which to choose?

You'll find loads of info in my Guide to Getting Around Cape Cod ... and  more in these FAQ's.

Getting Around Cape Cod FAQs

There's a wealth of information about getting around on Cape Cod and the Islands in the links below!

Ferries from West Yarmouth to Nantucket 
Question: Can you ferry to Nantucket from West Yarmouth? Where is the dock and which ferry do you take to get to Nantucket? Dee's Reply:

Getting Around on Martha's Vinyard 
Question: Is there a shuttle or bus from Oak Bluffs to Mememsha? Dee's Reply: Hi Maren - Martha's Vineyard Regional Transit Authority …

Cape Cod to the Islands 
Question: If I'm staying in Cape Cod, is there a way to see Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket? Dee's Reply: Absolutely, Peggy! The islands …

Cape Cod-Nantucket-Marthas Vineyard Day Trip Ferry Service 
Question: I would like to take an early morning ferry to one island, and then about noon or after take a ferry to the other island, then return …

Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard Ferry Discounts 
Question: Are there any discounts for the ferry rides to Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard? I was shocked at how expensive it is to get from island …

Mashpee to Martha's Vineyard 
Question: How far is Martha's Vineyard from Mashpee MA? Dee's Reply: I'd say it's 20 miles or so, "as the crow flies". Remember …

Martha's Vineyard: Oak Bluffs to South Beach by Bus 
Question: We're taking our daughter and her friend and our family to Martha's Vinyard for her 14th birthday. How do we get to South Beach by bus …

Martha's Vineyard Ferry Service 
Question: Do you have a schedule and price for the Martha's Vineyard ferry? And where on the Cape is the best place to catch the ferry? …


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