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Rockaway EXPRESS Ferry – Fort Tilden/Riis Park Beaches

Rockaway Express Ferry 2018 Ferry Season: Sat. May 26 – Mon. September 3

NON-STOP ROCKAWAY EXPRESS FERRY

Direct Run to: FT. TILDEN & RIIS PARK BEACHES

and Riis Park Bazaar!

START your STAYCAY …the moment you step onto the boat !

PLENTY of  OUTSIDE SEATING!

FARE: $15 

Nature lovers and sun worshipers behold!  Spend a day relaxing on the beach, swimming, sun tanning, bird watching, fishing (check with local laws), or sightseeing at Jacob Riis Park Beach in Breezy Point, Rockaway Queens, New York.

The Rockaway Beach bound ferry will sail through New York Harbor where you can view The Statue of Liberty, The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Coney Island (Nortons Point) Lighthouse, Breezy Point, Jamaica Bay and The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge.

The Coast Guard approved Rockaway Express Ferry is operated by a team of expert captains and crew. The vessel is large, fast and comfortable. It has a capacity of 250 passengers. An open bar is available.

The Rockaway / Fort Tilden Express Ferry Service operates from Pier 11 in Wall Street, Manhattan to Jacob Riis Park Beach, Fort Tilden in Rockaway, Queens. Ferries will depart from Pier 11, located at Wall St. and the East River.  You will find Pier 11 on the East River between the South Street Seaport, and the Heliport.

Rockaway / Fort Tilden Express Schedule 2018

Operates on SATURDAYs, SUNDAYs & HOLIDAYs from Memorial Day through Labor Day

Travel Time is approximately 55 minutes

Please note, there is:

Only 1 Trip out of Pier 11 @ 11:00 am

AND

Only 1 Trip out of Riis Landing @ 5:30pm

Please Note: Special Schedule for Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Only 1 Trip out of Pier 11 @ 10am 

And

Only 1 Return Trip out of Riis Landing @ 3:45pm

DEPARTS PIER 11 (Wall Street)DEPARTS RIIS LANDING (Rockaway)
11AM5:30PM
  

 

Pier 11
Wall Street
(at East River)
New York, New York 10043
Get Directions

 

Riis Landing /Fort Tilden
Former U.S. Coast Guard Station
Intersection of State Rd. & Heinzelman Rd.
Breezy Point (Rockaway, Queens) NY 11697
Get Directions

 

Rockaway / Fort Tilden Express Fares

Adult one-way$15
Adult round-trip$30
Child one-way (ages 5-12) $10
Child round-trip (ages 5-12)$20
Children under 5FREE
Bicycles$5
Surf BoardsFREE
Golf ClubsFREE

 

Important Notes:

Ferry service subject to cancellation due to inclement weather or at the discretion of the captain

No reservations are accepted for the ferry; it is a first-come, first-served policy

Tickets can be purchases at Pier 11 and/or Riis Landing only.