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Ferry Services to East Hampton

Looking to arrive out East via ferry?  Here are our recommendations on the best services between East Hampton and Connecticut via Montauk and Sag Harbor.

Ferrying between East Hampton and Connecticut:

# Destination Method Time / Distance
1 -> 2 New London <=> Orient Point Cross Ferry about 1hr 45min
2 -> 3 Orient Point <=> Greenport By land about 6 miles
3 -> 4 Greenport <=> Shelter Island North Ferry
about 15 minutes
4 -> 5 Shelter Island (North) <=> Shelter Island (South) By land about 5 miles
5 -> 6 Shelter Island <=> Sag Harbor South Ferry
about 5 minutes

Needless to say, it’s a beautiful ride – whether on the ferry or driving to the various ferry ports by car. A car is a typically a necessity to get on the ferry. While crossing, you can of course get out of the car and enjoy the view from the deck. Bring your pets along on the ride but be sure you keep them in the car – a lost pet is not a good way to start a vacation.


From New London, CT to Sag Harbor

Cross Sound Ferry

http://www.longislandferry.com info@longislandferry.com 631-323-2525 2 Ferry Street P.O. Box 33 New London, CT, 06320

North Ferry Company

http://www.northferry.com 631-749-0139 Shelter Island Heights, Route 114 Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965-0589

South Ferry Inc.

http://www.southferry.com 631-749-1200 P.O. Box 2024 Shelter Island 11964

From Bridgeport, CT to Port Jefferson

http://www.bpjferry.com 631 – 473-0286 or 203-335-2040 Port Jefferson Terminal is located at Port Jefferson Harbor at North end of Route 112. Bridgeport Terminal is located on Water Street Dock one Block from the Municipal Bus Terminal. From Port Jefferson, you will have to drive to the Hamptons by taking Rout 112 to the Long Island Expressway (495 East) to Montauk.

Other Ferry Services

Montauk to Block Island http://www.blockislandferry.com info@blockislandferry.com (631) 668-5700 (631) 668-5700

Viking Ferry Lines

http://www.vikingfleet.com/ vikingfleet@gmail.com Viking Ferry Lines provides seasonal passenger service from and to Montauk to Block Island between May and October as well as to other locations such as Point Judith, Providence, Newport, New London and Martha’s Vineyard. These are passenger services, no cars.

After you landed…

There are several options for getting from any of the airports to East Hampton or any of the other villages or hamlets in the Hamptons. See options for local transportation in East Hampton

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