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Block Island Ferry

304 Great Island Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5622
+1 401-783-7996
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Slendid Trip

As we live close to where the ferry is dock it was a short ride to the pier. It was not easy to... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
West Kingston, Rhode Island
getting to The Block!

Its a pleasant ride over the Island. The ferry is always neat and tidy. There s a concession stand... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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The Block Island Ferry is your fastest link to Block Island, Rhode Island. Interstate Navigation Company, Inc. operates the Block Island Ferry, and is the only year-round ferry service to Block Island. Based in Point Judith, (Narragansett), Rhode Island, the Block island Ferry offers Traditional ferry service, (55 minute voyage) as well as the fastest ferry trip from the mainland on the High speed ferry service, (30 minute cruise)from Pt. Judith,. RI. Block Island Ferry also offers seasonal service from Fall River, Ma (2 hour cruise) & Newport, RI (1 hour cruise) to Block Island.If your trip to Block Island is for business, a family vacation, or an island weekend getaway, the Block Island Ferry will get you to Block Island quickly and easily. The Block Island Ferry is the only vehicle ferry service to Block Island. We transport passenger vehicles, commercial trucks as well as shipping freight. The Block Island Ferry is your full service ferry company. We have the most departures and convenient ferry schedule from the mainland which allows you greater flexibility when traveling to and from Block Island on our traditional or high speed ferry!
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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304 Great Island Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5622
+1 401-783-7996
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

As we live close to where the ferry is dock it was a short ride to the pier. It was not easy to find a parking space but we finally did. Getting on was easy and the roundtrip fare was reasonable. It takes about forty...More

Thank willoh2
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Its a pleasant ride over the Island. The ferry is always neat and tidy. There s a concession stand on board and you can get the usual junk food and drinks, fruit etc.

1  Thank sbdesign
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Only an hour long trip over to the island. Do not judge them based on whether the sea was rough; it is not their fault! Always a wonderful experience, and every time I see the ferry I'm excited to go back to the Block.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

i booked a round trip on the block island ferry to block island from Judith point and il love it i had anice trip,it was windy so we had quite a choppy ride with 10 foot wave it as fun ,i only stayed on block...More

1  Thank Jean-francois G
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Always Happy to be on the Ferry! That means it is time to relax and enjoy a vacation time! Ferry is always on time and runs on time!

Thank mac91960
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Boat clean and crew obviously works to keep it that way. Small snackbar that has usual snacks and sodas. It too was neat and clean.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I have return to Block Island many times starting when I was 6 years old. Love it every time. Fresh Seafood at great restaurants- eating outside is our favorite way to enjoy lunch with the incredible views. Rent a bike or moped and really enjoy...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the only way and the best way to travel over to Block Island. The teams are service oriented and the snack bar has much to offer.

Thank cdub3321
Reviewed 5 December 2016

to go to Block Island take the frrry over. I like the slow one rather than the fast ferry. It is just such a nice ride. lots of room,take your bike or car . make reservations for either or you may not get it on....More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 5 December 2016

what a glorious day aboard the block island ferry. a delightful experience on the ship, great customer service, and make sure to ask for Jack if you have any questions aboard the vessel.

Thank livdew
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What is the charge for the different ferry trips
22 May 2017|
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Response from Jean-francois G | Reviewed this property |
it differ if yu are by foot or by car.if i remember round trip was 20 $ by person by foot yu can leave yur car .free of charge and go on block island.i went of season in march .maybe during summer the price differ but if yu... More
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Robert P
For a person using a walker, would she need a certain Ferry to Block Island? Is there an elevator, restroom, seating for a handicapped person. Is there help for a Handicapped person on Block Island-- a taxi maybe? lunch near the dock? thank you. RP
12 February 2017|
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
In terms of the ferry the regular ferry is easily accessible by people using walkers and wheelchairs.
where does the fast ferry dock - is it near the Block Island ferry - on Block Island
14 September 2016|
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Response from cubes1234 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it docks at the same place