Thimble Islands Ferry Service
Dock/Boat Phone: 203-483-6659                                                                                       Office: 203-889-8365
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Directions to Stony Creek Dock
Address: 4 Indian Point Rd, Branford, CT 06405

From the North:
     •Exit 56 off I-95 (Leetes Island Rd)
     •Left off ramp onto E. Industrial Drive
     •First left on Leetes Island Rd at light
     •Follow directions below
From the South:
     •Exit 56 off I-95 (Leetes Island Rd)
     •Right off ramp onto Leetes Island Rd
     •Travel 1.5 miles to 4-way stop 
     •Go straight through stop sign on Thimble Islands Rd.
     •Pass beach on right
     •Proceed through stop sign on Indian Point Rd.  
     •Ferry Dock is at the end - first pier to the left.

Free on-street parking spaces are available along Indian Point Rd.  Be aware of time restrictions in these spaces as tickets will be issued. On-street parking is also available along Thimble Islands Rd for long-term and hourly parking.  Boat trailers are not allowed in these spaces. 

Additional parking is offered at the Stony Creek Church of Christ for a $5 donation; email Dan Bullard at for reservations and information on large-group and overnight parking.

Transportation to Stony Creek

Metro Taxi Service
Available from Amtrak's Union Station in New Haven, CT (12 miles from dock) or Shoreline East's Branford, CT station (5 miles from dock).
Phone: 203-777-7777                                                                               website:

Train Service
Amtrak: Union Station, New Haven, CT (12 miles from dock)                 website:
Shoreline East:  39 Maple St, Branford CT (5 miles from dock)              website:
Metro-North: Grand Central to New Haven (12 miles from dock)            website: ​

Tweed Airport: New Haven, CT (11 miles from dock)                             website:
Bradley Airport: Windsor Locks, CT (64 miles from dock)                       website: