New London Hi-Speed Ferry - BI Express

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Hi-Speed ferry service from New London, CT to Block Island, RI. Reservations are Highly Recommended. 


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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, and a selection of craft beers, wine, and specialty cocktails including Cross Sound Deli’s famous Bloody Mary.


COVID-19 Info


Due to COVID-19 concerns, smoking and the use of vaping devices are not allowed anywhere on the vessel at all times. 

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