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Ways to Save

For Our Visitors

A visit to the Islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket creates memories that last a lifetime. And the Steamship Authority is the best way to get there. One of our goals is to provide you with reliable and safe transportation to the Island of your choice, at the lowest possible fares, with the most frequent daily departures.

In addition to providing you with the best everyday fares, we’re pleased to offer a variety of value-added and cost-saving opportunities available to help visitors enjoy more of what makes these Islands so special. Please take a few moments to learn about the many “Ways to Save” when you travel with the Steamship Authority.

We also have Ways to Save for our Island Resident customers.

If you have any questions or need further assistance, please call us at (508) 477-8600.

$55 Same Day Round-Trip to Nantucket

Girls on NTAffordable Day Trip to Nantucket: Monday - Thursday, same day round-trip

Valid: March 30, 2022 to January 2,2023

This special round-trip fare from Hyannis to Nantucket on our high-speed ferry is for customers who have some flexibility with their schedule to travel during the week instead of on the weekends when we are generally busier. This is an affordable day trip to Nantucket for both visitors and residents on Cape Cod. Passengers can travel on the same day round-trip on the high-speed ferry from Hyannis to Nantucket Monday through Thursday at the following rates:

  • Adults:$55.00
  • Senior Citizens*:$43.00
  • Children (ages 5-12):$27.50

To reserve this round-trip rate, book onine at our Reserve Tickets page or call 508-495-FAST.

* Eligibility restrictions apply. Senior Citizens 65 years or older must be a resident of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth.  To apply for a Steamship Authority Senior Citizen Travel Card, contact the Group Sales Office at 508-548-5011 ext. 244/344 or email groups@steamshipauthority.com

Discounted Fares

We offer discounted passenger fares for military personnel in active service who show their Active Duty Card, as well as individuals with disabilities who show their Transportation Access Pass. Click here to access the application for a Transportation Access Pass.

We also offer senior citizens (age 65 or older) who are residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth, individuals with disabilities, military personnel in active service.

Residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth can apply for a Senior Citizen Travel Card. Stop by any Steamship Authority Terminal to pick up an application or contact Group Sales to request an application. Please note that eligibility restrictions do apply.

Discounted Ticket Books/Lifeline Cards

We offer a variety of discounted multi-ride cards and ticket books for both our traditional ferries and our high-speed passenger ferry to Nantucket that can help you save time and money. Follow this link to view the Ticket Book details and rates.

Nantucket Super Saver Automobile Rate

Save Time and Money with our Super Saver Auto Rate

Ten vehicle spaces are set aside on certain under-utilized trips: generally the last trip in each direction on Saturday nights from January through mid-June; the last trip on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from mid-June through mid-September; and the last trip in each direction on Saturday nights from mid-September to January 2, 2023.

The Super Saver Automobile rate is limited to vehicles and small trucks under 20 feet in length (rental car companies and vehicles used for commercial purposes are not eligible); is available on a first-come/first-served basis, up to the day before sailing; and can be used on an earlier trip but only on the same day on a space available basis after all revenue-generating vehicles have been loaded.

These spaces can be reserved at the following discounted rates:

 January 1 – March 31, 2022  $90.00 one-way
 April 1 - May 14, 2022  $125.00 one-way
 May 15 - September 14, 2022 (Mon-Thur)  $125.00 one-way
May 15 - September 14, 2022 (Fri, Sat & Sun)  $134.00 on-way
September 15 - October 31, 2022  $125.00 one-way
 November 1 – January 3, 2022  $90.00 one-way

Any vehicle that has an extended load beyond front or rear bumper will be charged $37.50 each way. This charge applies only to those vehicles whose overall length (including extension) exceeds 17 feet.

Super Saver Automobile spaces may be reserved online, or by calling (508) 477-8600 or in person at the Ticket Office.

The Super Saver Auto Rate will not be available in one direction or both directions, during certain vacation, holiday and other high traffic periods.

Woods Hole & Falmouth Parking Permits

For your convenience, the Steamship Authority offers year-round parking permits for our parking lots in Falmouth & Woods Hole. These permits are valid for one vehicle and enable you to access the parking lots during normal operating hours. We also offer free shuttle bus service between these parking lots and the Woods Hole Terminal. 

  • Annual Falmouth Parking Permit (January 1 – December 31, 2022): $750

  • Winter/Student Permit (January 1 – May 14, 2022): $300

Our parking permit applications are available on our website at www.steamshipauthority.com/reservations/parking.

Nantucket Drive-On / Drive-Off

Unaccompanied vehicle drive-on/drive-off service is available for vehicles traveling between Hyannis and Nantucket. A service fee is charged each time one of our employees drives your vehicle on or off a vessel. Restrictions apply to those customers traveling on a standby basis who wish to use our drive-on/drive-off
services.

Under 20’ Vehicles

January 1 – April 30: $25.00
May 1 – September 30: $40.00
October 1 – December 31: $25.00

Nantucket High-Speed Ferry Ticket Upgrade

Passengers traveling at the auto excursion fare (which includes up to two adults and two children) may purchase upgraded passenger tickets so they may travel on the Authority’s high-speed ferry instead of the traditional ferries.

The cost of the upgraded ticket is $20.00 for adults and $10.25 for children (5 – 12 years) one-way.

Upgraded tickets purchased before March 30, 2022 (while the M/V Iyanough is not in service), will be valid for travel anytime within the M/V Iyanough’s 2022 operating season.

Upgraded tickets purchased March 30, 2022 through January 2, 2023 (while the M/V Iyanough is in service), will be valid for travel within seven (7) days prior to or following the date on which vehicle transportation is provided.

Hyannis Parking Permits

For your convenience, the Steamship Authority offers year-round parking permits for our parking lots in Hyannis. These permits are valid for one vehicle and enable you to access the parking lots during normal operating hours. We also offer free shuttle bus service between these parking lots and the Hyannis Terminal.

  • Hyannis Off-site (Lewis Bay) Parking Permit: $900.00

This permit allows the permit holder to park their car at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from January 1, 2022 through May 14, 2022, the Lewis Bay Road Lot from May 15, 2022 through October 14, 2022 and then at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from October 15, 2022 through December 31, 2022.

  • 2022 Winter/Spring Off Season Yarmouth Road Parking Permit: $325.00

This permit allows the permit holder to parking in the Yarmouth Road Parking Lot January 1, 2022 through May 14, 2022.

  • Hyannis On-Site/Off-Site Parking Permit: $1,050.00

This permit allows the customer to park at the Hyannis Terminal from January 1, 2022 to May 14, 2022, the Lewis Bay parking lot from May 15, 2022 to October 14, 2022 and then at the Hyannis Terminal from October 15, 2022 to December 31, 2022.     

  • Hyannis Brooks Road Summer Parking Permit: $700.00

This permit allows the permit holder to park their car at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from January 1, 2022 through June 14, 2022, the Brooks Road Lot from June 15, 2022 through September 14, 2022 and then at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from September 15, 2022 through December 31, 2022.  

Our parking permit applications are available on our website at www.steamshipauthority.com/reservations/parking.

Discounted Fares

We offer discounted passenger fares for military personnel in active service who show their Active Duty Card, as well as individuals with disabilities who show their Transportation Access Pass. Click here to access the application for a Transportation Access Pass.

We also offer senior citizens (age 65 or older) who are residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth, individuals with disabilities, military personnel in active service.

Residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth can apply for a Senior Citizen Travel Card. Stop by any Steamship Authority Terminal to pick up an application or contact Group Sales to request an application. Please note that eligibility restrictions do apply.

Discounted Ticket Books/Lifeline Cards

We offer a variety of discounted multi-ride cards and ticket books for both our traditional ferries and our high-speed passenger ferry to Nantucket that can help you save time and money. Follow this link to view the Ticket Book details and rates.

Woods Hole & Falmouth Parking Permits

For your convenience, the Steamship Authority offers year-round parking permits for our parking lots in Falmouth & Woods Hole. These permits are valid for one vehicle and enable you to access the parking lots during normal operating hours. We also offer free shuttle bus service between these parking lots and the Woods Hole Terminal. 

  • Annual Falmouth Parking Permit (January 1 – December 31, 2022): $750

  • Winter/Student Permit (January 1 – May 14, 2022): $300

Our parking permit applications are available on our website at www.steamshipauthority.com/reservations/parking.

$55 Same Day Round-Trip to Nantucket

Girls on NTAffordable Day Trip to Nantucket: Monday - Thursday, same day round-trip

Valid: March 30, 2022 to January 2,2023

This special round-trip fare from Hyannis to Nantucket on our high-speed ferry is for customers who have some flexibility with their schedule to travel during the week instead of on the weekends when we are generally busier. This is an affordable day trip to Nantucket for both visitors and residents on Cape Cod. Passengers can travel on the same day round-trip on the high-speed ferry from Hyannis to Nantucket Monday through Thursday at the following rates:

  • Adults:$55.00
  • Senior Citizens*:$43.00
  • Children (ages 5-12):$27.50

To reserve this round-trip rate, book onine at our Reserve Tickets page or call 508-495-FAST.

* Eligibility restrictions apply. Senior Citizens 65 years or older must be a resident of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth.  To apply for a Steamship Authority Senior Citizen Travel Card, contact the Group Sales Office at 508-548-5011 ext. 244/344 or email groups@steamshipauthority.com

Discounted Fares

We offer discounted passenger fares for military personnel in active service who show their Active Duty Card, as well as individuals with disabilities who show their Transportation Access Pass. Click here to access the application for a Transportation Access Pass.

We also offer senior citizens (age 65 or older) who are residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth, individuals with disabilities, military personnel in active service.

Residents of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Barnstable or Falmouth can apply for a Senior Citizen Travel Card. Stop by any Steamship Authority Terminal to pick up an application or contact Group Sales to request an application. Please note that eligibility restrictions do apply.

Discounted Ticket Books/Lifeline Cards

We offer a variety of discounted multi-ride cards and ticket books for both our traditional ferries and our high-speed passenger ferry to Nantucket that can help you save time and money. Follow this link to view the Ticket Book details and rates.

Nantucket Super Saver Automobile Rate

Save Time and Money with our Super Saver Auto Rate

Ten vehicle spaces are set aside on certain under-utilized trips: generally the last trip in each direction on Saturday nights from January through mid-June; the last trip on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from mid-June through mid-September; and the last trip in each direction on Saturday nights from mid-September to January 2, 2023.

The Super Saver Automobile rate is limited to vehicles and small trucks under 20 feet in length (rental car companies and vehicles used for commercial purposes are not eligible); is available on a first-come/first-served basis, up to the day before sailing; and can be used on an earlier trip but only on the same day on a space available basis after all revenue-generating vehicles have been loaded.

These spaces can be reserved at the following discounted rates:

 January 1 – March 31, 2022  $90.00 one-way
 April 1 - May 14, 2022  $125.00 one-way
 May 15 - September 14, 2022 (Mon-Thur)  $125.00 one-way
May 15 - September 14, 2022 (Fri, Sat & Sun)  $134.00 on-way
September 15 - October 31, 2022  $125.00 one-way
 November 1 – January 3, 2022  $90.00 one-way

Any vehicle that has an extended load beyond front or rear bumper will be charged $37.50 each way. This charge applies only to those vehicles whose overall length (including extension) exceeds 17 feet.

Super Saver Automobile spaces may be reserved online, or by calling (508) 477-8600 or in person at the Ticket Office.

The Super Saver Auto Rate will not be available in one direction or both directions, during certain vacation, holiday and other high traffic periods.

Nantucket Drive-On / Drive-Off

Unaccompanied vehicle drive-on/drive-off service is available for vehicles traveling between Hyannis and Nantucket. A service fee is charged each time one of our employees drives your vehicle on or off a vessel. Restrictions apply to those customers traveling on a standby basis who wish to use our drive-on/drive-off
services.

Under 20’ Vehicles

January 1 – April 30: $25.00
May 1 – September 30: $40.00
October 1 – December 31: $25.00

Nantucket High-Speed Ferry Ticket Upgrade

Passengers traveling at the auto excursion fare (which includes up to two adults and two children) may purchase upgraded passenger tickets so they may travel on the Authority’s high-speed ferry instead of the traditional ferries.

The cost of the upgraded ticket is $20.00 for adults and $10.25 for children (5 – 12 years) one-way.

Upgraded tickets purchased before March 30, 2022 (while the M/V Iyanough is not in service), will be valid for travel anytime within the M/V Iyanough’s 2022 operating season.

Upgraded tickets purchased March 30, 2022 through January 2, 2023 (while the M/V Iyanough is in service), will be valid for travel within seven (7) days prior to or following the date on which vehicle transportation is provided.

Hyannis Parking Permits

For your convenience, the Steamship Authority offers year-round parking permits for our parking lots in Hyannis. These permits are valid for one vehicle and enable you to access the parking lots during normal operating hours. We also offer free shuttle bus service between these parking lots and the Hyannis Terminal.

  • Hyannis Off-site (Lewis Bay) Parking Permit: $900.00

This permit allows the permit holder to park their car at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from January 1, 2022 through May 14, 2022, the Lewis Bay Road Lot from May 15, 2022 through October 14, 2022 and then at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from October 15, 2022 through December 31, 2022.

  • 2022 Winter/Spring Off Season Yarmouth Road Parking Permit: $325.00

This permit allows the permit holder to parking in the Yarmouth Road Parking Lot January 1, 2022 through May 14, 2022.

  • Hyannis On-Site/Off-Site Parking Permit: $1,050.00

This permit allows the customer to park at the Hyannis Terminal from January 1, 2022 to May 14, 2022, the Lewis Bay parking lot from May 15, 2022 to October 14, 2022 and then at the Hyannis Terminal from October 15, 2022 to December 31, 2022.     

  • Hyannis Brooks Road Summer Parking Permit: $700.00

This permit allows the permit holder to park their car at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from January 1, 2022 through June 14, 2022, the Brooks Road Lot from June 15, 2022 through September 14, 2022 and then at the Yarmouth Road parking lot from September 15, 2022 through December 31, 2022.  

Our parking permit applications are available on our website at www.steamshipauthority.com/reservations/parking.