The island of Nantucket is accessible only by boat or plane. Because of the proximity of the event to all local attractions, cars are not necessary. Transportation to the Island is available through ferry and airport service.
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The conference sessions for the
Conference will be held at the Nantucket Yacht Club, a
10-15 minute walk, from both ferry
terminals. Room blocks
are available at the Jared
Coffin House and White Elephant, both a 10-15 minute walk from
the ferry terminals. Shuttle service from the ferry
terminals will be available to the Jared
Coffin House and White Elephant as well.
Hy-Line's Cruises offers one hour, high-speed ferry service from Hyannis to Nantucket for $77 roundtrip. Parking is available at the Hyline ferry lots for $17 per day. Bicycles may be brought on board for an additional fee. Early reservations are highly recommended for the high-speed ferry. (Note: rates are subject to change.)
Ocean Street Dock
Note: The Hyline ferry terminal on Nantucket is a 10-15 minute walk to the Jared Coffin House or the White Elephant (where room blocks are available). Taxi service and van service, offered by the hotels, is also available when you depart from the ferry.
The Steamship Authority also offers high-speed ferry service from Hyannis to Nantucket. Roundtrip tickets are $69 and parking is available at the Steamship ferry lots for $12-$15 per day. Bicycles may be brought on board for an additional fee. Early reservations are highly recommended. (Note: rates are subject to change.)
South Street Dock
The Steamship Authority also offers traditional ferry service from Hyannis to Nantucket that takes approximately two hours and fifteen minutes. Roundtrip passenger tickets are $35. Bicycles may be brought on board for an additional fee.
Cars can be brought aboard the traditional Steamship Authority ferry for $400 r/t. (Please note: the Nantucket Conference is only a few blocks from the ferry docks. Cars are not at all necessary for the Conference.) Early reservations are very highly recommended if you plan to bring a car. (Note: rates are subject to change.)
South Street Dock
508-477-8600 (for car reservations)
508-477-SHIP (for high-speed ferry)
Note: The Steamship ferry
terminal on Nantucket is a 10-15 minute walk to the Jared
Coffin House or the White Elephant (where room blocks are
available). Taxi service and van service, offered by the
hotels, is also available when you
depart from the ferry.
(New Service) Jet Blue is now offering once a day roundtrip service from Boston to Nantucket. Book early! Contact Jet Blue at 800-JETBLUE (538-2583).
Cape Air offers flights every half hour from Hyannis and flights every hour from Boston. Flying time from Boston is approximately 45 minutes. Flying time from Hyannis is approximately 12 minutes. Contact Cape Air at 866-Cape-Air or 508-771-6944.