Nantucket Island is known for being one of the most elite vacation destinations on the East Coast of the United States. For some people, it seems impossible to save money while vacationing there. The mere suggestion that you could have a budget-friendly Nantucket getaway sounds completely crazy. Thankfully, I’m here to tell you that it is possible, as long as you plan ahead and make some adjustments to your itinerary.
16. Take The Steamship Authority Ferry
If you take the popular high-speed ferry with a boat, you can expect to pay several hundred dollars to bring your car. Or, you can spend just $34 for a round-trip ticket by taking the Steamship Authority ferry, and rely on alternate forms of transportation once you get on the island. Kids 5-12 are $18 round-trip, and kids 4 and under are free.