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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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Excellent Ferry From Long Island

We were traveling from Arizona to Massachusetts, and decided to visit relatives in Freeport, NY... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
1lacrosse
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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
Smooth rides

Ferry terminals, embarking and disembarking are very well organized. Tickets are easy to purchase... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Alisa S
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Newport, Rhode Island
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41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
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41270 Main Rd, Orient Point Ferry Dock, Orient, NY 11957-1131
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were traveling from Arizona to Massachusetts, and decided to visit relatives in Freeport, NY. Upon reviewing our options for travel, we decided to travel to the eastern end of Long Island and the Cross Sound Ferry vs. traveling through NYC and North via I-95....More

Thank 1lacrosse
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Ferry terminals, embarking and disembarking are very well organized. Tickets are easy to purchase both online and on site. However ships are quite dirty and outdated.

Thank Alisa S
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

On my trips to Long Island I always take the ferry. Instead of driving, you get to sit and read, eat or just enjoy the ride. The ferries have a snack bar and an alcoholic bar. I usually enjoy the top of the boat in...More

Thank temptraveler
Reviewed 19 October 2016

After several days in Rhode Island and Connecticut, we chose to put the car on the ferry to get to New York, where we would continue our vacation. We arrived at the New London terminal, purchased our ticket (it's usually recommended to purchase in advance...More

Thank HappyExplorer7752014
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Not much you can say. The staff and crew are efficient and friendly. They got us on and off uneventfully. We had wanted to take the 2PM Cape Henlopen Ferry. We are from Delaware and I am a History buff. The Cape Henlopen was originally...More

Thank Taowalker239
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Was going to drive traditional route from Long Island to Boston and a work colleague told me to do this. How cool! An hour plus of no driving. In all it probably was same amount of time but I could relax and catch up on...More

Thank PhoenisSunDog
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I wasn't sure whether I'd drive or take the ferry to New England from the North Shore of Long Island, considering it's 1.5 hours to Orient point first. But, I am beyond happy I decided to! The ferry was so relaxing and the food was...More

Thank cynthia1029
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

It can be done and they try to accommodate but it was not easy. One elevator that only crew can operate. Tough to find a crew who operated the elevator. Bathrooms clean and good access. So be prepared for work and a little frustration. For...More

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Used this ferry to get to my office in long Island from new london. Easy, and simple ride. Staff were very friendly both ways. They absolutely have the process down. Note that you need to reserve online ahead of time which was very simple. Once...More

Thank jennyrose0853
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Traveling by water always beats traveling by car! This is a great way to break up the driving to New England. Staff is efficient and friendly. Accommodations as expected for a ferry crossing.

Thank asm6189
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Kim H
26 December 2017|
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Response from Harbie15 | Reviewed this property |
The ferry rides to and from Shelter island are very short and well organized, you don’t leave your car because it really takes a few minutes to cross. You pay the attendant as you board and it doesn’t take long to get on and... More
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jill w
26 September 2017|
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Response from rokkap | Reviewed this property |
Why not check their pages for cross-sound ferry service.
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jill w
26 September 2017|
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Response from Chang- G | Reviewed this property |
You should simply check their website. Schedules are posted there.
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