Tomorrow's GovIsland After Hours has been postponed to August 25 due to weather conditions.

Ferry Schedules

Manhattan
Monday-Friday

From Manhattan

From Governors Island

  • 10:00am
  • 11:00am
  • 12:00pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 2:00pm
  • 3:00pm
  • 3:45pm
  • 4:15pm
  • 10:30am
  • 11:30am
  • 12:30pm
  • 1:30pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 3:30pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 4:30pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 6:00pm
Saturday-Sunday

From Manhattan

From Governors Island

  • 10:00am
  • 11:00am
  • 11:30am
  • 12:00pm
  • 12:30pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 1:30pm
  • 2:00pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 3:00pm
  • 3:30pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 4:30pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 5:30pm
  • 10:30am
  • 11:30am
  • 12:00pm
  • 12:30pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 1:30pm
  • 2:00pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 3:00pm
  • 3:30pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 4:30pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 5:30pm
  • 6:00pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:00pm

Battery Maritime Building

10 South Street

Subway

  • South Ferry
  • Bowling Green
  • Whitehall Street

Bus

M9, M15
Brooklyn
Monday-Friday
No ferries to Governors Island from Brooklyn on weekdays
Saturday-Sunday

From Brooklyn

From Governors Island

  • 11:00am
  • 11:30am
  • 12:30pm
  • 1:30pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 3:30pm
  • 4:30pm
  • 5:30pm
  • 11:15am
  • 12:00pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 2:00pm
  • 3:00pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 6:00pm
  • 7:00pm

Pier 6

Atlantic Avenue and Brooklyn Bridge Park Greenway

Subway

  • Borough Hall
  • Court Street

Bus

B63

Fares

Round Trip

Adult

$2
Round Trip

Senior Citizen

$1

Children Under 13

Free

IDNYC Holders

Free

Senior Citizen Season Pass

$10.00

Season Pass

$20.00

Free Rides

Passengers ride free on Saturdays and Sundays until 11:30am.


There is no surcharge for bicycles at any time. Space for bikes and strollers is limited, and they will be allowed on each ferry on a first-come, first-served basis.
All ferries are wheelchair accessible.

In Person

Tickets can be most easily purchased during ferry hours at the ticket booths at Battery Maritime Building in Manhattan and Pier 6 in Brooklyn. Tickets do not generally sell out in advance, but there are often lines to board, so you should plan to arrive 10-15 minutes before your planned departure.

In Advance

Ferry tickets may be purchased in advance through the NY Waterways website or mobile app. Please note that your advance purchase does not guarantee you passage on the ferry.

NY Waterway Website

Tickets are available through the NY Waterways website. After creating an account, select the "buy tickets" tab, then select Hudson River Ferries and enter BMB (Battery Maritime Building) or Pier 6 as your starting point and Governors Island as your destination.

NY Waterway Mobile App

Tickets are also available through the NY Waterways mobile app. After downloading the app to your device, create an account by creating a username and password. Select the "buy tickets" tab, then select Hudson River Ferries and enter BMB (Battery Maritime Building) or Pier 6 as your starting point and Governors Island as your destination.
Download the app here: Apple/Android

NYC Ferry

The new NYC Ferry Service goes to and from Governors Island on Saturdays and Sundays for $2.75 each way. Service via the NYC Ferry South Brooklyn and East River Routes stop at Pier 102 on Governors Island. For more information about NYC visit http://ferry.nyc

As capacity on NYC Ferry vessels is limited, we recommend planning ahead for your departure from Governors Island if you plan to travel home via NYC Ferry.