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NY Waterway Ferry

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Address: Port Imperial Ferry Terminal, Weehawken, NJ
Phone Number: +1 800-533-3779
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fast, convenient, economical!

Very pleasant ride across the Hudson. Lands in either Midtown or the Financial District. We landed in midtown and took their FREE bus to Times Square. Very convenient.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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N.J.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant ride across the Hudson. Lands in either Midtown or the Financial District. We landed in midtown and took their FREE bus to Times Square. Very convenient.

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Dupont, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ferry took us right to NYC, you can access ,many ports, great schedule. Parking was only $16 for the day, newer facility with lots of parking. Helps avoid the traffic while driving and also the high costs of parking in the city. Cost $18 round trip. They also have shuttles in NYC once you arrive to take you to destinations... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very simple to use, bought tickets using app. Sheraton hotel apparently doesn't sell the tickets for those going to Lincoln harbor, but otherwise very easy. Quick ride too...

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Darwin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Had to use this often as I was staying in Lincoln Harbour. Seemed a very efficient service, though if you use it often it adds up, and it's not cheap.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Not bad and runs pretty frequently between New Jersey and Manhattan. Pretty of taxi waiting outside and they have free buses to take you into the city for free. You just need to choose the one that is near your destination. Good way to see Manhattan skyline and don't have to break a bank.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great way to avoid Midtown traffic. Schedule is excellent to midtown both during the week days and weekend. Can get expensive if you have a large family. They are finally replacing some of the older City buses which were terrible. Still find almost all of the employees miserable. Bus drivers are angry and not helpful for the tourists. Time to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

1st Time going to NYC. The Ferry made it really easy to get from NJ to NYC. They people were friendly and helpful.

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Pittsburg, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I was staying with a friend in Weehawken and pretty much took the $9 ferry from the terminal every morning. There are different "skips" where you board based on where you want to go (I went to skip #2). It is an 8 minute ride and the views are beautiful, but what I didn't really know was what to do... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Drove to NYC for a long weekend and decided to park at the "Central Parking Garage", which is directly adjacent to the ferry terminal. Best decision we made. No issues at all leaving our car overnight for 4 days. Price is right at $16/day and certainly beats island rates... not to mention avoiding the Manhattan traffic. Arriving in Manhattan, the... More 

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Potomac, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Quick trip across the river, brought bikes to ride around the City for an extra $1.00. Easy parking, easy in and out, plus we had a beer in the terminal cafeteria on the way home. We would use the ferry again. Bonus was a great view of the city from the water! :-)

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