Fly to and from Nantucket
- Island Airlines - They fly from Nantucket to Hyannis, also are now flying from Plymouth and doing private charter service. Here is a link to Island Airlines schedule - http://www.islandair.net/pages/hya_to_nan.html
- Cape Air - Flies from Hyannis to Nantucket, and from Boston as well as New Bedford. To see Cape Air schedules and book flights see http://www.flycapeair.com/common/index.php?lng=CAPE&div=AA&nav=AA&page=A01
- Tradwinds Aviation is a private charter service with flights all over the north east servicing Nantucket - http://www.tradewindaviation.com/
- Jet Blue flies to Nantucket from all of its hubs across the united States - http://www.jetblue.com/
Ferry to Nantucket
- Hyline Nantucket - The Hyline ferry service offers many options to travel to and from Nantucket, including a 1 hour ferry servicing the island year round. Here is their link - https://hylinecruises.com/
- Steamship to Nantucket - The Steamship is the only car ferry service to and from Nantucket. There are 2 hour and 1 hour passenger ferries that service the island - here is the website for the Steamship Authority - http://www.steamshipauthority.com/ssa/
- The Freedom Cruise Line travels to Nantucket from Harwich Port Ma in the summer season - check out their schedule http://www.nantucketislandferry.com/
There are many car rental services on Nantucket, most are local operations but there are a few National brands servicing the island. Car rentals on Nantucket are expensive but if ferry reservations are sold out it is sometimes the best choice.
- Affordable Rentals - http://www.affrentals.com/
- Youngs Bicycle Shop (they cars too!)- http://www.youngsbicycleshop.com/
- Island Rent a Car - http://www.nantucketislandrentacar.com/
- Nantucket Windmill Auto Rental - http://www.nantucketautorental.com/
- Island Buggies Auto Rental - antique cars with style! - http://www.islandbuggies.com/
- Hertz Car Rental - http://www.hertz.com/
- Most bike shops on Nantucket will deliver to your rental home so I would suggest you make advanced arrangements for your Nantucket Bike rental and have them waiting at your island rental home when you arrive.
- Island Bike Rentals - http://www.islandbike.com/
- Easyrider Bike Rentals - http://www.easyridersbikerentals.com/
- Youngs Bicycle Rentals - http://www.youngsbicycleshop.com/
- Nantucket Bike Shop - http://www.nantucketbikeshop.com/
Public Transportation On Nantucket - NRTA
Nantucket has a public transportation service now known as "the Wave" or NRTA (Nantucket Regional Transit Authority). It services many island beaches and is in a constant loop around the island. Here are some helpful links. They also have an Iphone app with live information on shuttle locations.
Car Services on Nantucket
There are a handful of private car services on Nantucket that offer a wide varity of services. Here are a few.
- Cranberry Transportation Service - fleet consists of Ford 14 passenger vans, Mercedes Sedan, Mini van & SUV’s http://www.cranberrytransportation.com/index.html
- Nantucket Island Tours, Inc. - 508 228-0334 (bus services)
- Highland Drivers - www.highlanddrivers.com
As always if you have any Nantucket Real Estate or rental questions please feel free to contact me.