Stay late with us this summer for special evening hours! Governors Island is open until 10PM Fridays and Saturdays. Refer to the special late hours ferry schedule for more information.

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
  • 5:30pm
  • 6:00pm
Friday Evenings (May 24 - Aug 30)

From Manhattan

From Governors Island

  • 4:45pm
  • 5:15pm
  • 5:45pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:30pm
  • 8:30pm
  • 7:00pm
  • 8:00pm
  • 9:00pm
  • 10:00pm
Saturday-Sunday

From Manhattan

From Governors Island

  • 10:00am
  • 10:20am
  • 10:45am
  • 11:05am
  • 11:30am
  • 11:50am
  • 12:15pm
  • 12:35pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 1:20pm
  • 1:45pm
  • 2:05pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 2:50pm
  • 3:15pm
  • 3:35pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 4:20pm
  • 4:40pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 5:30pm
  • 10:20am
  • 10:45am
  • 11:05am
  • 11:30am
  • 11:50am
  • 12:15pm
  • 12:35pm
  • 1:00pm
  • 1:20pm
  • 1:45pm
  • 2:05pm
  • 2:30pm
  • 2:50pm
  • 3:15pm
  • 3:35pm
  • 4:00pm
  • 4:20pm
  • 4:45pm
  • 5:00pm
  • 5:25pm
  • 5:45pm
  • 6:10pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:00pm
Saturday Evenings (May 25 - Aug 31)

From Manhattan

From Governors Island

  • 5:45pm
  • 6:10pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:30pm
  • 8:30pm
  • 8:00pm
  • 9:00pm
  • 10:00pm

Battery Maritime Building

10 South Street

Subway

  • South Ferry
  • Bowling Green
  • Whitehall Street

Bus

M15, M20, M55
Brooklyn
Monday-Friday
No ferries to Governors Island from Brooklyn on weekdays
Saturday-Sunday

From Brooklyn

From Governors Island

  • 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
  • 11:15am
  • 12:00pm
  • 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

Pier 6

Atlantic Avenue and Brooklyn Bridge Park Greenway

Subway

  • Borough Hall
  • Court Street

Bus

B61, B63

Fares

Round Trip

Adults and children 12 and over

$3
Round Trip

Senior citizens

$1

Children under 12

Free

IDNYC holders

Free

Military personnel (former and active)

Free

Governors Island members

Free

Free Rides

Passengers ride free on Saturdays and Sundays before noon.


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.

Tickets for Governors Island ferries can be most easily purchased in person during ferry hours at the ticket booths at Battery Maritime Building in Manhattan and Pier 6 in Brooklyn. There are often lines to board, so you should plan to arrive 10-15 minutes before your planned departure.

Group Visits

To help us anticipate crowds and ferry demand, we request that groups of 20 or more people visiting Governors Island together, including adults and children, register their visit in advance. Please email us at groupvisits@govisland.org at least 48 hours in advance to register. Registration does not reserve or provide ferry tickets for your group. Registering your group is not required to visit Governors Island.

NYC Ferry Governors Island Shuttle

NYC Ferry's Governors Island shuttle operates between Wall Street / Pier 11 and Yankee Pier on weekends. For ticketing information and schedules, visit ferry.nyc.