Getting to Martha’s Vineyard
By Car, Ferry, or Plane
A charming Edgartown hotel, the Kelley House has provided unmatched service for Martha's Vineyard visitors since 1742. Whether you’ll be driving from a nearby city and taking the ferry or flying into our airport, there are numerous ways to reach Martha’s Vineyard.
Find our recommended directions to Martha’s Vineyard and the Kelley House below.
Car and Ferry
Although there is no bridge to the island, drivers can access the island via ferry service. You must book a reservation prior to using the service. We strongly recommend reserving a spot after your hotel reservation is confirmed, as stand-by reservations are no longer allowed. Ferries are available from the following operators:
Woods Hole, MA (year-round)
Edgartown Ferry (Pied Piper)
Falmouth, MA (May 23 – mid-September)
New Bedford, MA (early June – late October)
Martha’s Vineyard Fast Ferry
Quonset, RI (May – October)
Manhattan, NY (Memorial Day to Labor Day)
Taxi services are available from the ferry docks to our Edgartown hotel.
Martha’s Vineyard Airport (MVY) and Katama Airfield are the two airports on the island. Katama Airfield accommodates private planes, but MVY welcomes arrivals from the following airlines:
- Cape Air
- Direct Flight Inc.
- US Airways Express