According to the latest issue of Inquirer and Mirror Steamship Authority will be running a fast-ferry trial service between Nantucket and New York City. This would be a new way and a should we say perfect way to get to Nantucket Island this Summer!
A trial for two weekends will be in June. The two weekends the ferry will run is June 5-7, 2015 and June 12-14, 2015. The trip will cost $260 round trip; the price being set for the weekends mentioned. The trip will take around 5 hours and an additional one hour from Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard.
The docking agreement is between Steamship Authority and Seastreak LLC.
You can read more here
For reservations and accommodations in June come stay at the oldest continuously operating guesthouse on Nantucket, Century House, www.centuryhouse.com, a charming classic Nantucket bed and breakfast located in the historic district, within walking distance to the sparkling beaches and the downtown.