Crossing time is approximately one hour twenty minutes and varies according to the vessel and due to weather conditions. Ferry docks at Old Harbor, Block Island
As the fastest ferry between Block Island and the mainland, the Jessica W has a cruising speed of more than 35 knots (40 mph) and is equipped with comfortable, modern airline-style seating on two enclosed air-conditioned passenger decks. For those who prefer the great outdoors, an outside passenger deck is available for viewing the scenery on the trip between New London and Block Island.
Other passenger amenities include a satellite television entertainment system, culinary offerings that include homemade pastries, personal pizzas, hot soft pretzels, other snack options along with and a selection of craft beers, wine, and specialty cocktails including Cross Sound Deli’s famous Bloody Mary.
Schedule July 1 - Sept 3
The Yellow Schedule applies Monday - Wednesday.
The Orange Schedule applies Thursday and Friday. Also applies on Labor Day.