Block Island travel guide

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You're Going to Love Block Island

Block Island is a must-see destination in Rhode Island, United States.

Where to Eat in Block Island

If you’re looking for affordable options, Spring House Hotel (52 Spring Street) and Winfield's (214 Corn Neck Rd) are great picks.

When to visit Block Island

Block Island in November
Estimated hotel price
$316
1 night at 3-star hotel
Block Island in November
Estimated hotel price
$316
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Block Island

Plane

When flying to Block Island, you’ll arrive at Block Island (BID), which is located 1 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Block Island is to pick up a car hire from New York, which is about 207 km from Block Island. You’ll find branches of Budget and Dollar, among others, in New York.

Plane

When flying to Block Island, you’ll arrive at Block Island (BID), which is located 1 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Block Island is to pick up a car hire from New York, which is about 207 km from Block Island. You’ll find branches of Budget and Dollar, among others, in New York.

Airlines serving Block Island

Lufthansa
Good (4,575 reviews)
KLM
Good (851 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,401 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,592 reviews)
Air France
Good (969 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,925 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,482 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,666 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (222 reviews)
Finnair
Good (884 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,152 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,464 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,628 reviews)
Spirit Airlines
Good (4,514 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (773 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,338 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (776 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (454 reviews)
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Where to stay in Block Island

Average rates range from around $535 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $616 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Block Island

Hiring a car in Block Island

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in Block Island (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.72 and $27.62. The most frequently booked car type in Block Island is Standard (Ford Edge or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Supplier choice car hire (Class Special Car or similar) is, on average, 34% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in Block Island (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.72 and $27.62. The most frequently booked car type in Block Island is Standard (Ford Edge or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Supplier choice car hire (Class Special Car or similar) is, on average, 34% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.