Steamship Authority opens vehicle reservations for summer season

Reserve online now. Phone, walk-up starts next week
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Beginning today, The Steamship Authority is now accepting online prepaid real‐time vehicle reservations for the summer season of May 16, 2017 through October 15, 2017 at General public reservation requests will also be accepted through the mail. Up to five transactions (one‐way or round‐trip) will be accepted per mailing. All reservations will be processed as received.

General public telephone, walk‐up and internet reservations will begin on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Up to five transactions (one‐way or round‐trip) can be made per telephone by calling (508) 477‐8600 or (508) 693‐9130 or in person at any terminal.

2017 Martha’s Vineyard Reservation Only Periods for vehicle reservations are required every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from June 23 through September 4, and May 25 through May 30, August 22, September 5, October 6 and October 9, 2017. Please note: When making a vehicle reservation, passengers must provide the year, make, model, and license plate number of the vehicle to be transported. All vehicle reservations are non‐transferable.

For more information or to download a reservation form, visit welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on