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Island Alpaca

Come visit and learn all about Martha's Vineyard alpacas.

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American Auto Transporters

Nationwide transport, BBB A+, Guaranteed pick up date, on time delivery

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American Auto Transporters

Nationwide transport, BBB A+, Guaranteed pick up date, on time delivery

shipcar.com

Island Alpaca

Come visit and learn all about Martha's Vineyard alpacas.

http://www.islandalpaca.com/

American Auto Transporters

Nationwide transport, BBB A+, Guaranteed pick up date, on time delivery

shipcar.com

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 is now accepting reservations for travel through May 14, 2019. Reservation opening dates and information for travel during the 2019 summer season (May 15 through October 23, 2019) and the 2019 fall season (October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020) are detailed below.

2019 Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only Dates

We provide extended phone service for Martha's Vineyard Only dates and Hyannis/Nantucket Passenger High-Speed Ferry Reservations from 7:00am to 9:00pm, every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from June 21 through September 2 and May 23 through May 28, July 2, July 3, July 4, August 20, September 3, October 11 and October 14, 2019. 

Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only .........................(508) 477-SHIP (7447)

Hyannis/Nantucket High-Speed Passenger Only.......(508) 495-FAST (3278)

2019 Nantucket General Internet Opening: January 15 - January 21, 2019

Reservations for travel to Nantucket only from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet. Reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations mail requests will be processed as received, beginning on January 15, 2019.  During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

2019 Martha's Vineyard General Internet Opening: January 22 - January 28, 2019

Reservations for travel to Martha's Vineyard from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet, reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations will be processed as received, beginning on January 22, 2019. During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

Transferable Headstart Reservations

Three of the five Headstart transactions may be designated as transferable reservations. A transfer slip will be sent and must be returned no later than May 15, 2019 or 30 days prior to the scheduled departure of the first segment of the reservation. Customers must provide their name, address and the year, make and model of the vehicle traveling. A confirmation will then be sent to the customer.

2019 Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

Reservation for travel from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made beginning on January 29, 2019 via the telpehone, internet or mail.

2019 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 17, 2019

Reservations for travel from October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020 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.

Transferable Headstart Reservations

Three of the five Headstart transactions may be designated as transferable reservations. A transfer slip will be sent and must be returned no later than May 15, 2019 or 30 days prior to the scheduled departure of the first segment of the reservation. Customers must provide their name, address and the year, make and model of the vehicle traveling. A confirmation will then be sent to the customer.

2019 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 17, 2019

Reservations for travel from October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020 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.

2019 Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only Dates

We provide extended phone service for Martha's Vineyard Only dates and Hyannis/Nantucket Passenger High-Speed Ferry Reservations from 7:00am to 9:00pm, every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from June 21 through September 2 and May 23 through May 28, July 2, July 3, July 4, August 20, September 3, October 11 and October 14, 2019. 

Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only .........................(508) 477-SHIP (7447)

Hyannis/Nantucket High-Speed Passenger Only.......(508) 495-FAST (3278)

2019 Nantucket General Internet Opening: January 15 - January 21, 2019

Reservations for travel to Nantucket only from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet. Reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations mail requests will be processed as received, beginning on January 15, 2019.  During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

2019 Martha's Vineyard General Internet Opening: January 22 - January 28, 2019

Reservations for travel to Martha's Vineyard from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet, reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations will be processed as received, beginning on January 22, 2019. During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

2019 Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

Reservation for travel from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made beginning on January 29, 2019 via the telpehone, internet or mail.

Current reservation period

The Steamship Authority is now accepting reservations for travel through May 14, 2019. Reservation opening dates and information for travel during the 2019 summer season (May 15 through October 23, 2019) and the 2019 fall season (October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020) are detailed below.

Transferable Headstart Reservations

Three of the five Headstart transactions may be designated as transferable reservations. A transfer slip will be sent and must be returned no later than May 15, 2019 or 30 days prior to the scheduled departure of the first segment of the reservation. Customers must provide their name, address and the year, make and model of the vehicle traveling. A confirmation will then be sent to the customer.

2019 Fall Reservation Opening: Beginning Monday, June 17, 2019

Reservations for travel from October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020 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.

2019 Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only Dates

We provide extended phone service for Martha's Vineyard Only dates and Hyannis/Nantucket Passenger High-Speed Ferry Reservations from 7:00am to 9:00pm, every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from June 21 through September 2 and May 23 through May 28, July 2, July 3, July 4, August 20, September 3, October 11 and October 14, 2019. 

Martha's Vineyard Reservation Only .........................(508) 477-SHIP (7447)

Hyannis/Nantucket High-Speed Passenger Only.......(508) 495-FAST (3278)

2019 Nantucket General Internet Opening: January 15 - January 21, 2019

Reservations for travel to Nantucket only from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet. Reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations mail requests will be processed as received, beginning on January 15, 2019.  During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

2019 Martha's Vineyard General Internet Opening: January 22 - January 28, 2019

Reservations for travel to Martha's Vineyard from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made via the internet, reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one-way or round-trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations will be processed as received, beginning on January 22, 2019. During this time the reservation office hours will be extended to provide support to our internet/web customers. Office hours during this time will be from 5:00am - 6:00pm.

2019 Telephone, Internet and Mail Opening

Reservation for travel from May 15, 2019 through October 23, 2019 may be made beginning on January 29, 2019 via the telpehone, internet or mail.

Current reservation period

The Steamship Authority is now accepting reservations for travel through May 14, 2019. Reservation opening dates and information for travel during the 2019 summer season (May 15 through October 23, 2019) and the 2019 fall season (October 24, 2019 through January 3, 2020) are detailed below.

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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