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Block Island Ferry

304 Great Island Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5622
+1 401-783-7996
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Great short trip to Block Island

I enjoyed this nice short trip to Block Island, times where easy for accommodating and the price... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
wasavoie01
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Westerly, Rhode Island
A Short Cruise The Whole Family Will Enjoy

A well marked route will get you down to Pt. Judith. The daily ferry schedules are found at all... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
beachbum243
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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The Block Island Ferry is your fastest link to Block Island, Rhode Island. Interstate Navigation Company, Inc. operates the Block Island Ferry, and is the only year-round ferry service to Block Island. Based in Point Judith, (Narragansett), Rhode Island, the Block island Ferry offers Traditional ferry service, (55 minute voyage) as well as the fastest ferry trip from the mainland on the High speed ferry service, (30 minute cruise)from Pt. Judith,. RI. Block Island Ferry also offers seasonal service from Fall River, Ma (2 hour cruise) & Newport, RI (1 hour cruise) to Block Island.If your trip to Block Island is for business, a family vacation, or an island weekend getaway, the Block Island Ferry will get you to Block Island quickly and easily. The Block Island Ferry is the only vehicle ferry service to Block Island. We transport passenger vehicles, commercial trucks as well as shipping freight. The Block Island Ferry is your full service ferry company. We have the most departures and convenient ferry schedule from the mainland which allows you greater flexibility when traveling to and from Block Island on our traditional or high speed ferry!
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304 Great Island Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5622
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"traditional curry"
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"high speed"
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"block island"
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"nice ride"
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"point judith"
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"day trip"
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"hi speed"
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"both ways"
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"no complaints"
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"top deck"
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"fun trip"
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"slow boat"
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"smooth ride"
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"indoor and outdoor seating"
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"loading and unloading"
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

I enjoyed this nice short trip to Block Island, times where easy for accommodating and the price was good. The view is always great.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

A well marked route will get you down to Pt. Judith. The daily ferry schedules are found at all motels, or on line. Well maintained craft and dedicated crew make this a pleasurable experience for young and old alike. Clean restrooms, and a small snack...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

the BLF is a adventure in itself. You have the party animals and the people who wont move out of there seats. With the wind in your hair and the sun in your face its the best feeling you can imagine. Sit at one of...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Great way to get to Block Island (really the only way). Clean boat, friendly staff, plan ahead and you'll be fine! Have fun in BI!

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Block Island is only 11 miles off the RI coast, and the ferry departs from Port Judith, RI, where you can get great fresh seafood before or after your trip. The ferry makes the journey to the island seem like you are cruising to a...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Despite living in CT and MA for 35 years, we had never made it to Block Island! The ferry is a huge bargain when compared to Nantucket or the Vineyard and takes under an hour from Pt. Judith to the Island. No need to reserve...More

1  Thank RRD1923
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Sit back and enjoy a relaxing ride, beautiful scenery and sea breezes.Typical ferry ride, basic seats, snack bar, nothing glamorous here but very pleasant ride to the Block. Cars, bikes, motorcycles, dogs all welcome. Plenty of parking close to ferry.

1  Thank Decaf7
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This was our first trip using the ferry service and we were pleasantly surprised. We walked onto the ferry headed to Block Island. The trip was very reasonably priced and a smooth ride on typical ocean day. Food and drink is available on the boat...More

1  Thank nhtoaz
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We took the Block Island Ferry from Port Judith to Block Island on the 11 o'clock run. We decided to take the traditional ferry because we were in not hurry and wanted to enjoy the scenery. We brought are bikes along so we could enjoy...More

2  Thank ggwje
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The small ferries are gone (gone south I heard), but the old standbys are still going strong, and for my money and time, nothing is better than the hour spent watching Block Island getting slowly closer over an hour’s time, or reflecting on your BI...More

2  Thank Paul S
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hikesmiths
10 February 2018|
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Response from Bill S | Reviewed this property |
yes there is plenty of parking every were. park in the middle of parking lot to avoid the sea gulls messing on your car.
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mares3boys
8 July 2017|
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Response from hungrytraveller_11 | Reviewed this property |
The New London ferry is of course closer to you, less driving longer on the water. It is a high speed ferry, passengers only, no cars. You need to make a reservation for that ferry as they do sell out. Parking is not simple... More
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alliforster
23 May 2017|
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Response from Jean-francois G | Reviewed this property |
it differ if yu are by foot or by car.if i remember round trip was 20 $ by person by foot yu can leave yur car .free of charge and go on block island.i went of season in march .maybe during summer the price differ but if yu... More
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