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An enjoyable, fast efficient way to travel to Block island. You can park nearby and if you take the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fernando R
Newington, Connecticut
Quick and enjoyable

What more can you say than to hope on the Ferry and shoot over to Block Island..Great shopping and... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Clinton, Connecticut
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2 Ferry St, New London, CT 06320-6418
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An enjoyable, fast efficient way to travel to Block island. You can park nearby and if you take the early morning ferry you can spend the day and return in the evening.

1  Thank Fernando R
Reviewed 13 June 2018

What more can you say than to hope on the Ferry and shoot over to Block Island..Great shopping and food for the day.

1  Thank mbpm1220
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Traveling over 20 knots, shooting a rooster tail of water 30 feet long is the way to travel to beautiful Block Island.

1  Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 21 November 2017

If you're headed to Block Island, odds are that good times are ahead. Why not start right away with the trip itself? The Jessica W is a simply whole lot of fun: Fast enough and small enough so you feel like you're ripping across the...More

4  Thank DonInConnecticut
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The block island ferry is totally convenient way to get to Block Island! Very organized ... Line up as you board and the crew will bring your bike on for you if you have one! Comfortable seating once on the ferry or you can go...More

1  Thank JSF78
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Pricey but block island is really nice. The smoking killed it for us and the majority of people on the deck. For smokers to effectively smoke they crowded the entrance to the cabin. This meant all the smoke was blown to the rear of the...More

1  Thank Calin C
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We took the 8 am boat to Block Island and returned late afternoon. We got there about 7:15 and got a great parking space right near the boat and then waited about 10 min to board. They have coffee and bagels on board which are...More

3  Thank NHPenny
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The ferry was clean and sells small snacks, coffee, and beer. We were traveling for a wedding and it was difficult to store our bags but outside of that this was a smooth way to get to the island.

Thank hcbrown17
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Jessica w . Was really fast and clean. From new London to block we sat outside on the top deck . Lovely. On the whack we were much more tired and we got in line early. People started lining up about an hour before...More

1  Thank amy k
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fast, convenient, reasonably priced food on board. Seats weren't all.that comfortable but it didn't matter because the trip was so short Most seating was enclosed with a small outside area

1  Thank RoyM1336
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carol s
22 March 2018|
Response from DonInConnecticut | Reviewed this property |
To double-check, visit their website (goblockisland) ... but as of now, they're advertising for that day: Departing New London 8:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 3:10 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Departing: Block Island 10:05 a.m., 1:15 p.m... More
Calin C
4 September 2017|
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Response from war1today | Reviewed this property |
Trying to appease two different customers - only way they change is from vociferous opposition