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Ticketing Info

A Whole New Way to Work. Live. Play.

There are two tickets types available for purchase, single-ride or 30-day passes. There are also ticket options for bikes if you will be bringing one on board. Buy the one that best fits your needs. All transfers within the NYC Ferry system are free and valid for 90 minutes once you start your one-way trip. Round-trip journeys do not qualify for free transfers.

Pricing & Value

An economical and convenient way to Work. Live. Play. in NYC.

Adult One-Way


A convenient one-way ticket to Work. Live. Play. in NYC.

Bike One-Way


Bring your bike! Easy bike storage options on all vessels.

30-Day Adult Pass


A 30-Day pass adds value for frequent travelers that love the water.

30-Day Adult Pass With Bike


Affordably extend any trip by bringing your bike to get around onshore.

Where to buy a ticket

  1. App

    Download the NYC Ferry app to redeem the ticket.

  2. Ticket Agent

    If you don’t have access to the App or website, tickets can be bought onboard through our ticket agents or ticket booth located at Pier 11/Wall St.

  3. Ticket Vending Machine (Ticket Machine)

    Ticket Machines are readily available at each of our landings.

  4. Website

    Tickets purchased through the website can only be redeemed through our App, available for download in the App store.

Please note that the times on the schedule are departure times, plan accordingly to ride the ferry. Before you board, be sure to present your ticket to the deckhand and enjoy the ride!

Traveling with children?

Children under the height of 44 inches can ride for free when accompanied by an adult. Please make sure children are accompanied by adults at all times. Travel safe! Follow our safety procedures to ensure the best quality experience possible.

Bringing your bike along?

Bikes are welcome on the ferry. Remember to select the bike option when purchasing your ticket and an additional $1.00 surcharge will be applied. Suitcase-sized folding bikes that can be kept with the rider while traveling will not be charged.

Click here for more information about the boarding process

Reduced Fare

For Persons with disabilities, download the Reduced Fare Application for Persons with Disabilities PDF to start the process.

For Senior Citizens, download the Reduced Fare Application for Senior Citizen PDF to start the process.

Terms and Conditions

Download our PDF here: NYC-Ferry-Terms-and-conditions