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Hy-Line Cruises - High Speed Ferry Service

Ocean Street Dock, 220 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601
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Great for a day trip

If you are visiting Martha’s Vineyard for the day this is the only way to get there. The boats are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sue H
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London, United Kingdom
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High speed ⛴ ferry to Greek Islands! 🌴

The ferry’s are very clean and organized, I would NOT opt for a slow ferry and upgrade to a high... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sherry J
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Quitman
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High-speed ferry service to Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard; the only mid-Cape departure point to both islands. Hyannisport Harbor Cruises past the Kennedy Compound, Deep-Sea Fishing and Cape Cod Canal Cruises.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“day trip” (27 reviews)
“oaks bluff” (6 reviews)
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Ocean Street Dock, 220 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601
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"martha's vineyard"
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"smooth ride"
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"great trip"
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"plenty of seats"
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"ticket booth"
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"nantucket island"
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"departure times"
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"snack bar"
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"comfortable seating"
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"outside seating"
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"hi speed"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are visiting Martha’s Vineyard for the day this is the only way to get there. The boats are clean, plenty of seating,good parking and a well organised harbour. It is not high season yet ( only just) so it wasn’t too busy -...More

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ferry’s are very clean and organized, I would NOT opt for a slow ferry and upgrade to a high speed. The ferry from Athens to Mykonos takes about 3 hours and if you opt for the super early option, you can have breakfast on...More

Thank Sherry J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boat was very nice. Bar and snacks available. Friendly crew! I would recommend the trip out to Nantucket if you are in the area

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just got back from a weekend trip to Nantucket using the Hy Line Crusies high speed service. There was some pros and some cons from our experience. Our captain was a great guy that seemed like he did had complete control...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled to Martha’s Vineyard on the high speed ferry. The trip left on time in both directions and the ride was very pleasant. The seats were comfortable and food and drinks were available for those that were interested. My only minor complaint would be...More

Thank bob m
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lodged in Hyannis about a hundred yards from Hy Line. We travelled on a lovely day to Nantucket. The ferry was busy so you’d beat book early not just rock up to be safe. The ferry was very fast. Comfortable. It had a bar....More

Thank Markmark1963
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked our tickets and parking spot ahead of time for our trip from Hyannis to Nantucket. We got there a 1/2 hour before departure time and had no issues at all. We left on time both ways and the trip was about an hour....More

1  Thank MarknJulie51212
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are only two words to describe the Hy-Line - unparalleled greatness. Reading some of the random negative reviews makes me laugh. If you want rude or lazy employees ride the other ferry service to Nantucket, the one that crashed into the rocks at night...More

1  Thank Jim-ACK
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

A Busling Place indeed......the ferry port that is. Parking on-site was $25 but it was secured. The ferry we had taken took about an hour from port to Martha's Vineyard. It was extremely foggy but the ride was smooth as there was very little wind...More

Thank Bob and Joan
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

I came all the way from North Carolina in hopes that I could explore the two famous islands, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. A friend and I both decided that Hy-Line cruises would be a great fare based on the google searches that returned these results....More

1  Thank Marcella A
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Jim-ACK
May 20, 2018|
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Response from Bob and Joan | Reviewed this property |
Actually booked right off their website and then just picked up the tickets after parking our vehicle............
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Loretta J
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of place to park around the area for all different prices as well as private homes that charge 15-20 a day. Get there early and drive around to look for the best deal. If you are paying in a metered or timed... More
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