From May to September, Block Island Express provides high-speed service from New London to Block Island aboard its 49-meter catamaran, the <em>Jessica W.</em> During the trip, which takes about an hour and 15 minutes, passengers can choose between two air-conditioned enclosed decks, and an outside deck. The ferry offers satellite TV, an espresso bar, and a selection of food. Reservations are highly recommended. Limited parking is available by the dock, and there is also a garage within walking distance. There is a deli and outdoor seating on the dock, at the Cross Sound Ferry building.