Fastest ferry between Block Island and the mainland.
Spend more time on the island and less time getting there. Reserve your spot on the Block Island Express today!


Looking for a fun, romantic Thursday night adventure? Join us on our dinner run for half price round trip tickets leaving at 3:10 every Thursday all Summer! Reserve your spot now.


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Get a new perspective on the history of Southern New England and Long Island when you do your sightseeing from the water - – aboard our comfortable, climate-controlled high-speed vessels. Choose from these great tours:

BugLight Classic Lighthouse Cruise - departs from New London, CT

Enjoy views of eight lighthouses from New London to Long Island, including Plum Island Light, the supposed site of the first amphibious assault by an American army in 1775; plus, two Revolutionary-era forts and much more!

Classic Cruise
BugLight Lights & Sights Cruise - departs from New London, CT

The Lights & Sights Cruise takes an architectural turn – paralleling the mainland coast out of New London Harbor to explore mansions and ritzy waterfronts from Watch Hill, RI to Fishers Island, NY. And we still make stops at nine different lighthouses!

Lights & Sights Cruise
 Long Island Lights Cruise - departs from Orient Point, NY

Departing from Orient Point, our newest cruise offers great views of eight lighthouses and historically significant sights around the waters of Plum Gut, Gardiners Bay, Long Island Sound, New London Harbor and Fishers Island Sound.

L.I. Lights Cruise
BugLight Gift Cards Available!

Light up someone’s day with a Lighthouse Cruise gift card! Let them experience a cruise like no other with up to nine lighthouses, historical sites and much more on our Classic Lighthouse Cruise and Lights & Sights Cruise out of New London. And new for this year, see up to eight lighthouses and historic sites on our new Long Island Lights Cruise out of Orient Point. A gift card is good for any cruise, purchase a gift of one of these fabulous cruises today!

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In 2010, NLMS took ownership of New London Harbor “Pequot” Lighthouse.

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Cross Sound Cruises is proud to support the efforts of the New London Maritime Society to save our local maritime heritage sites through education, advocacy and preservation. Some of the lighthouses you will see on our cruises are owned and maintained by NLMS. Please consider a donation to help support their efforts.

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