Commuter Boat Information

Cranberry Isles Commuter Boat Information
Summer Schedule on the Elizabeth T - May 1st to October 14th (This boat is operated by Sail Acadia: telephone - 207-266-5210)
*The summer schedule is a morning trip only:
Leaves Great Cranberry at 6:15 A.M.
Leaves Little Cranberry at 6:30 A.M.
Arrive in Northeast Harbor at (approximately) 6:50 A.M.*
*Following drop-off in Northeast Harbor, boat goes to Southwest Harbor and will drop passengers off at the Cranberry Isles Manset Dock by approximately 7:15 A.M.
*During the summer season when school is not in session unscheduled stops can be made at Sutton Island Town dock on an on-call basis. Pick-ups at Sutton are made at the discretion of the boat captain.
Winter Schedule on the Island Queen - October 15 to April 30th (this boat is operated by Downeast Windjammers: telephone - 207-460-1981
Moring Run:
Leaves Northeast Harbor at 5:45 A.M.
Leaves Great Cranberry at 6:15 A.M.
Leaves Little Cranberry at 6:30 A.M.
Arrives in Northeast Harbor at approximately 6:50 A.M.

Evening Run:
Leaves Northeast Harbor at 5:00 P.M.
Arrives Little Cranberry at (approximately) 5:15 P.M.
Arrives at Great Cranberry at (approximately) 5:30 P.M., then heads directly back to Northeast Harbor

The Cranberry Isles Commuter Boat runs Monday through Friday, inclusive, with the exceptions that it does not run on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day Presidents Day Memorial Day July 4th
Labor Day Columbus Day Thanksgiving Day Christmas Day

One-way passenger fares are $7 per person. Ticket purchases or cash payments are made on the boat. In Bad Weather, it will be up to the vessel Captain’s discretion as to whether or not to run based on safety concerns for passengers and crew. If you are not sure please call ahead. Cancellations are also posted on the Cranberry Isles Facebook Information page.