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NY Waterway

New York City, NY
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Great way to travel and kids travel free on the weekends!

What a great way to get into NYC without driving. We took the ferry from Hoboken and it brought us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jrd P
Great way to leave car in Weehawken, NJ and get over to NYC!

Our family was staying in NJ and had a rental car. We knew we did not want to drive in NYC. We left... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible17%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great way to get into NYC without driving. We took the ferry from Hoboken and it brought us to 39th Street in NYC. The ferry runs constantly, so not a long wait. Once on board it is a short trip across the Hudson...More

1  Thank Jrd P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family was staying in NJ and had a rental car. We knew we did not want to drive in NYC. We left our car in the parking garage at Port Imperial (overnight) and took the ferry across the Hudson. Parking and the ferry were...More

1  Thank RebeccaColorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used NY Waterways from the Belford NJ terminal to NYC Midtown (39th Street) terminal. The total trip is about 1 hour and the senior cost is $17.50, a $4 discount. They have a shuttle bus that drops you at various places ... we took...More

Thank sheilaned
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We found those who served us were rude and disinterested in helping people. There was a huge line for tickets and then an even longer line to board the boat. The attendant was impatient and impolite, rolling her eyes at questions from confused customers. A...More

Thank KCV60
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

NY Waterway: an abject service nightmare. Since deploying a downsized boat to service the line to Port Imperial at reduced fuel cost, they now routinely (i.e. multiple times weekly) strand 20-40 passengers at World Financial Center station. Passengers now often wait 45 minutes for a...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Jersey City and thought it would be nice to take a ferry to Manhattan rather than the Path train every time. No doubt this ferry is set up suitably for commuters but it was challenging for visitors. The website route maps are not...More

Thank DtripperJ
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The ferry to Rockaway leaves from Pier 11 every hour. It's about an hour's ride on pretty choppy seas once in the middle of the harbour. Along the way is a view of the New York Skyline, the Statue of Liberty and a couple of...More

Thank Sassamatt
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had like to bring to your attention of my bad experience with the Downtown Bus Drive this morning. Below are my experience with him just in one-day today: I usually take the 8:05.am. Ferry from Edgewater to Midtown and take the downtown bus departure...More

Thank kristinechow
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were staying a 2 minute walk from the Paulus hook terminal and used the service every day,was really impressed,quick easy and a great price too get to either Midtown or Battery,made or trip,many thanks.

Thank den-rick71
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This ferry system is a lifesaver! I live in Jersey City, NJ, and the ferry terminal I use is at the Exchange Place Transit Center. When the PATH (NJ/NY subway system) has a delay or stoppage, I can jump onto a ferry at Exchange Place,...More

Thank Mike M
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