P.O. Box 189 - Water Street - Block Island, Rhode Island 028071-800-225-2449
Block Island's Landmark HotelThis 45 room historic Block Island hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is located in the heart of Old Harbor, Block Island.The National’s giant, wrap-around porch is world famous with breathtaking views overlooking the Block Island Sound, The Big Porch, is the best spot on Block Island to enjoy lunch, dinner, a light snack or an evening cocktail - there's even an outside bar.
Viking Ferry Lines, Montauk Point, NY, 631-668-5709New London Hi Speed Ferry - Click Here for ScheduleRide AMTRAK to New London to connect with the New London ferry, to Westerly to connect with the Westerly Airport, or to Kingston to connect with the Point Judith ferries. Call AMTRAK at 800-USA-RAIL.Note: High Speed Ferry, New London and Montauk ferries are seasonal, Block Island Ferry is year-round.Kingston to Point Judith (Galilee) taxi ride is at least twenty minutes.The bus ride is almost an hour.The Long Island Railroad (718-217-LIRR) connects to the Montauk ferry.Bus ServiceRhode Island Public Transit Authority (800-244-0444) operates buses to Point Judith (Galilee) from Kingston... check their schedules carefully.By Private VesselBlock Island is one of the foremost yachting destinations in New England. It has two excellent harbors:Old Harbor on the East Side of the Island is protected by a breakwater and has limited space for dockageat the town dock. It is right in the center of town opposite the National Hotel.Old Harbor is nice, but it includes: a commercial ferry landing, limited dockage, no anchoring spaceinside the breakwater.New Harbor on the West Side of the Island, Great Salt Pond.This harbor is about 15 minutes from town. It is within an enclosed salt pond, has 3 marinas, 100 town moorings and anchorage for 1000 yachts. By AirThere is a General Aviation Airport with a 2500 X 100 foot paved lighted runway (10-28). Approximately 20 tie downs are available. Grass parking is available for approximately 150 aircraft. No fuel or FBO services. Transient landing fees are reasonable. Overnight parking fee $5.00 single, $10.00 twin. (Please verify fees.)VOR/DME (Sandy Point, SEY, 118.7) on field. IFR non-precision approaches available. Unicom 123.0 daylight hours in season. AWOS 134.775. Airport Snack Bar, Taxis, Car/Bike rental in season. Gift shop, 20 minute walk to town/beaches.There is daily Scheduled service from Westerly, RI is offered by New England Airlines, and air charter service from anywhere is available.
How to Get Here!
By Ferry or Boat....
Click either ferry to go to their respective schedule pages.Interstate Navigation, Point Judith, 401-783-4613Same number for Traditional & Hi Speed
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