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Reservation Opening Dates

Mark these dates on your calendar, so you can begin planning your trip to Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket as soon as possible. We look forward to having you travel with us.

Current Reservation Period

The Steamship Authority Reservation Office is now accepting reservations for travel now through May 16, 2022 via online, postal mail or phone.

2022 Headstart Program

Headstart 2022: January 11 to 17, 2022

On Tuesday, January 11, 2022, Headstart customers (who must be in our Excursion and Preferred programs to participate) may make reservations for travel from May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 online and via U.S. mail.

Qualified island residents who are current participants in either the 2022 Excursion or Preferred program are eligible to participate in our 2022 Headstart Program.

The 2022 Headstart opening will be on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 starting at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Each pre-qualified island resident will be allowed to make up to five one-way or round-trip reservations between the dates of May 17, 2022 and October 19, 2022. Of those five, three may be made as transferable reservations.

For more information and to download the 2022 Headstart Reservation Application, please visit www.steamshipauthority.com/about/forms and scroll down to the Reservation Forms section.

2022 Nantucket General Public Internet Opening: January 18 to January 24, 2022

For Nantucket travel ONLY - 2022 Summer Reservations (May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022) can be made online starting on January 18, 2022 at 5:00 a.m. ESTReservations submitted via postal mail (up to five one-way or round-trip reservations will be accepted per mailing) will be processed as received beginning on January 18, 2022.

The Reservation Office will have extended hours to provided additional support to our customers on the following dates: January 18, starting at 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST. and for the dates of January 19 to 24 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST.  

2022 Martha's Vineyard General Public Internet Opening: January 25 to January 31, 2022

For Martha’s Vineyard travel ONLY - 2022 Summer Reservations (May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022) can be made online starting on January 25, 2022 at 5:00 a.m. EST.  Reservations submitted via postal mail (up to five one-way or round-trip reservations will be accepted per mailing) will be processed as received beginning January 25, 2022.

The Reservation Office will have extended hours to provide additional support to our customers on the following dates: January 25, starting at 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST. and for the dates of January 26 to 31 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST.  

2022 Summer Reservations - Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

2022 Summer reservations for the time period of May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 may be made via online, phone, or postal mail starting February 1, 2022 at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call or via postal mail.

2022 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 20, 2022

Reservations for travel from October 20, 2022 through January 2, 2023 may be made via the internet, the telephone or in person. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call. Reservations can also be submitted via the mail.

2022 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 20, 2022

Reservations for travel from October 20, 2022 through January 2, 2023 may be made via the internet, the telephone or in person. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call. Reservations can also be submitted via the mail.

2022 Nantucket General Public Internet Opening: January 18 to January 24, 2022

For Nantucket travel ONLY - 2022 Summer Reservations (May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022) can be made online starting on January 18, 2022 at 5:00 a.m. ESTReservations submitted via postal mail (up to five one-way or round-trip reservations will be accepted per mailing) will be processed as received beginning on January 18, 2022.

The Reservation Office will have extended hours to provided additional support to our customers on the following dates: January 18, starting at 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST. and for the dates of January 19 to 24 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST.  

2022 Summer Reservations - Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

2022 Summer reservations for the time period of May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 may be made via online, phone, or postal mail starting February 1, 2022 at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call or via postal mail.

Current Reservation Period

The Steamship Authority Reservation Office is now accepting reservations for travel now through May 16, 2022 via online, postal mail or phone.

2022 Headstart Program

Headstart 2022: January 11 to 17, 2022

On Tuesday, January 11, 2022, Headstart customers (who must be in our Excursion and Preferred programs to participate) may make reservations for travel from May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 online and via U.S. mail.

Qualified island residents who are current participants in either the 2022 Excursion or Preferred program are eligible to participate in our 2022 Headstart Program.

The 2022 Headstart opening will be on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 starting at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Each pre-qualified island resident will be allowed to make up to five one-way or round-trip reservations between the dates of May 17, 2022 and October 19, 2022. Of those five, three may be made as transferable reservations.

For more information and to download the 2022 Headstart Reservation Application, please visit www.steamshipauthority.com/about/forms and scroll down to the Reservation Forms section.

2022 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 20, 2022

Reservations for travel from October 20, 2022 through January 2, 2023 may be made via the internet, the telephone or in person. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call. Reservations can also be submitted via the mail.

2022 Martha's Vineyard General Public Internet Opening: January 25 to January 31, 2022

For Martha’s Vineyard travel ONLY - 2022 Summer Reservations (May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022) can be made online starting on January 25, 2022 at 5:00 a.m. EST.  Reservations submitted via postal mail (up to five one-way or round-trip reservations will be accepted per mailing) will be processed as received beginning January 25, 2022.

The Reservation Office will have extended hours to provide additional support to our customers on the following dates: January 25, starting at 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST. and for the dates of January 26 to 31 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST.  

2022 Summer Reservations - Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

2022 Summer reservations for the time period of May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 may be made via online, phone, or postal mail starting February 1, 2022 at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per telephone call or via postal mail.

Current Reservation Period

The Steamship Authority Reservation Office is now accepting reservations for travel now through May 16, 2022 via online, postal mail or phone.

2022 Headstart Program

Headstart 2022: January 11 to 17, 2022

On Tuesday, January 11, 2022, Headstart customers (who must be in our Excursion and Preferred programs to participate) may make reservations for travel from May 17, 2022 through October 19, 2022 online and via U.S. mail.

Qualified island residents who are current participants in either the 2022 Excursion or Preferred program are eligible to participate in our 2022 Headstart Program.

The 2022 Headstart opening will be on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 starting at 7:30 a.m. EST.

Each pre-qualified island resident will be allowed to make up to five one-way or round-trip reservations between the dates of May 17, 2022 and October 19, 2022. Of those five, three may be made as transferable reservations.

For more information and to download the 2022 Headstart Reservation Application, please visit www.steamshipauthority.com/about/forms and scroll down to the Reservation Forms section.

Please note: When making a vehicle reservation, you must provide the year, make, model, and license plate number of the vehicle you will be transporting. All vehicle reservations are non-transferable.

Payments

To book passage for your vehicle, payment must be made at the time of your reservation. Online reservations must be paid for at the time of booking. For telephone or in-person reservations, payment must be made within 5 days of booking. If made less than 5 days before your travel date, payment is due the day before you travel. We accept cash, check, Steamship Authority gift card, American Express, MasterCard, Visa or Discover credit cards for advance reservations. Service fees are assessed for returned checks.

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