How Many Towns are there on Martha's Vineyard?
There are six towns: Tisbury/Vineyard Haven, Oak Bluffs, West Tisbury, Chilmark, Edgartown and Aquinnah
What is the best way to get around on Martha's Vineyard?
The best way is to ride the Vineyard Regional Transit Authority -- (508) 693-9440-- Island-wide shuttle bus transportation.
There are also bikes, mopeds, taxis, car rentals and on course, your own car. Parking, however, is scarce.
There are several bus, boat or air tours of the Island.
Martha's Vineyard is 10 miles wide and 20 miles long. 100 square miles.
What is the distance between towns?
From Vineyard Haven to:
Oak Bluffs (shore route) - 3.4 miles
Airport - 5 miles
West Tisbury - 7 miles
Edgartown (inland route) - 8 miles
Edgartown (shore rote) - 9 miles
Chilmark Center - 12 miles
From Oak Bluffs to:
Edgartown (shore route) - 5.5 miles
South Beach at Katama - 9 miles
Chilmark (via Airport road) - 16 miles
Aqunnah - 20 miles
From West Tisbury to:
Chilmark Center - 5.4 miles
Aquinnah - 10.5 miles
From Edgartown to:
South Beach at Katama - 3 miles
Airport - 4.5 miles
West Tisbury - 8.5 miles
From Chilmark Center To:
Menemsha - 2 miles
Aquinnah - 6 miles
If the ferry to Woods Hole requires reservations, and someone ne
In an emergency, the ferry is very accommodating. They will let you on the boat. You may have to prove the emergency, however.
We are planning to visit our son who is renting a house in MV in
You can park your RV in the parking lot in Falmouth that belongs to the Ferry. Call 508-477-8600.