New London Hi-Speed Ferry

Old Harbor Ferry Dock

Reservations Highly Recommended


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.

For full schedule from May to October, refer to the included schedule image. 

Schedule June 1 - Sept 2

The Yellow Schedule applies to Tuesday.

The Orange Schedule applies Thursday, Friday, and Sunday.  Also applies on Labor Day.

The Red Schedule applies on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday.

Yellow Schedule  
Departing
New London
Departing
Block Island
8:30 AM (JW) 10:05 AM (JW)
11:50 AM (JW) 4:55 PM (JW)
6:30 PM (JW) 8:10 PM (JW)

 

Orange Schedule
Departing
New London
Departing
Block Island
8:30 AM (JW) 10:05 AM (JW)
10:00 AM (SJ) 1:25 PM (JW)
11:50 AM (JW) 4:55 PM (JW)
3:10 PM (JW) 6:15 PM (SJ)
6:30 PM (JW) 8:10 PM (JW)

 

Red Schedule
Departing
New London
Departing
Block Island
8:30 AM (JW) 10:05 AM (JW)
10:00 AM (SJ) 4:55 PM (JW)
11:50 AM (JW) 6:15 PM (SJ)
6:30 PM (JW) 8:10 PM (JW)