All schedules are subject to change without notice. Please check www.nyc.gov/dot or dial 311 for updates. For periods of reduced visibility or severe weather the schedule may be adjusted. Travel time is approximately 25 minutes. During rush hour trips the ferries are packed. This is not a good time to take a leisurely ride. The service is FREE! Cars, Motorcycles & Trucks are no longer allowed on the ferries.
The ferry operates on a holiday schedule on New Year’s Day, Washington’s Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. On these days, boats run every 30 minutes between 7:00 am and 11:00 pm.
Video: Staten Island Ferryhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeqTQG8TGKU&t=323s
Tsunami Warning Issued After Twin Earthquakes Strike Cruise Port (see video below) – The first earthquake, a 7.0 magnitude, struck at 17:29:28 (UTC), 8:29 a.m. local time about seven miles north of Anchorage (61.340°N 149.937°W), the U.S. […]
An Earthquake which was measured as 6.3, hit in the Mediterranean region of Europe near Plomarikon, Greece earlier today. (see video below) The strong earthquake shook the eastern Aegean on Monday, with preliminary readings of […]