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Cross Sound Ferry

41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
+1 631-323-2525
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Effortless getaway

I love how easy it is to access the ferry. A quick trip across the sound, with deli service, and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rhode Island
via mobile
Great way to beat the traffic

I've been using the New London to Orient Point ferry service for decades and I will continue using... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Russell M
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
+1 631-323-2525
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love how easy it is to access the ferry. A quick trip across the sound, with deli service, and departures that leave hourly. It's a great way to escape for some down time without have to deal with traffic!

Thank Oceanstate3
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been using the New London to Orient Point ferry service for decades and I will continue using it when I go to Long Island. This is always much better than fighting traffic on the CT Turnpike, Cross Westchester Expy, and the LIE. The snack...More

Thank Russell M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a bit of an auto ballet that must take place for things to run smoothly, and this team has it down. They're friendly and professional in getting everyone loaded and unloaded efficiently. Even the 1% were not whining... The food aboard is not great...More

Thank Jefsaw1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled with our car and it was easy to purchase tickets prior to departure. Boarding was timely and well organized. The early evening trip provided a beautiful sunset as we crossed Long Island Sound. A great way to save the drive time and enjoy...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anyone who travels from Boston or Connecticut to Eastern Long Island on a regular basis knows that the Cross Sound Ferry is a great way to go to reduce driving stress and save time. That being said, there are a few problems. The boats are...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

My wife and I didn't want to brave the traffic from New York City to Long Island so we took the ferry. It turner out to be a great decision, It cost about $150 to transport the car and two people (both ways) but it...More

Thank BluegooseTraveler
Reviewed 6 October 2017

It is a lovely trip across long island sound. Amazingly the food on the boat is quite good. Watching Connecticut go past and Long island come into view is a wonderful sensation. They sure do squeeze all the cars in.

Thank vishty
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We did not want to take a chance that there were no vacancies on the ferry of our choice, so booked an hour ahead, and arrived early. The weather was calm, so we had a smooth crossing. I have heard that it can be quite...More

Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The crew on the New London side are nice and efficient and the loading was stress free. We thought we were in good shape loading first but that is an illusion as we wound up on the elevated area which means you unload next to...More

Thank heumanntouch
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A few years ago it used to be easier to change reservation times. Now, it's very difficult to switch boats. I'd rather pay more and have the flexibility to change boats than to arrive early to the dock and wait for an hour or three....More

Thank FlightTime27
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Questions & Answers
jill w
26 September 2017|
Response from rokkap | Reviewed this property |
Why not check their pages for cross-sound ferry service.
jill w
26 September 2017|
Response from Chang- G | Reviewed this property |
You should simply check their website. Schedules are posted there.
Kathleen B
25 September 2017|
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Response from Mr.RR | Reviewed this property |
Really I don't know.- The service is not bad but is some primitive I doubt that there is wifi aboard.- Regards.-