‘It Kind Of Boggles The Mind’: Comptroller Questions NYC’s $126 Million Plan To Buy More Ferries
The city plans to spend $300 million over the next five years to double its ferry service.
Sep 10, 2019 1:01 PM
New Yorkers On Why They Put Up With Maddeningly Slow Buses: 'I Don't Have No Choice'
Bronx riders say they occasionally must resort to expensive taxis or, more often, walking to get places on time because the Bx19 either doesn’t come for more than 20 minutes or moves too slowly.
Updated: Jan 30, 2019 1:50 PM
Fancy E-Ferry Service Promises 'Seamless' Service During L Train Shutdown
Proscuitto crostini as a boat snack after a long day at the blog factory? Damn, the L train can STAY shut down!
Updated: Oct 5, 2018 4:25 PM
Ferry Frustrating: Diner En Blanc Left Some Participants Fuming Over Long Wait For Boats
Some of those who attempted to access the exclusive picnic found themselves stranded in Battery Park for hours.
Updated: Sep 19, 2018 1:02 PM
De Blasio Launches New LES Ferry, Promising More Routes To Come
De Blasio unveiled a new Lower East Side route that will connect sea-faring commuters from Long Island City to East 34th Street, Stuyvesant Cove, Corlears Hook and Wall Street .
Updated: Aug 30, 2018 12:42 PM
New Citywide Ferry Service Will Offer Alcohol & Food Sales
The expanded ferry service launches most of its routes this summer and will include "adult beverages" and WiFi.
Updated: Mar 9, 2017 12:22 PM
Location For Expanded Ferry Service in Red Hook REVEALED
Here's the new landing planned for Red Hook.
Updated: Jul 20, 2016 5:45 PM
Greatly Expanded $2.75 Ferry System Will Launch In NYC Next Summer
The city selected a California-based ferry service as operator, which has New York Water Taxi threatening to shut down its operations.
Updated: Mar 16, 2016 5:23 PM
Map: What NYC's Expanded Ferry Service Will Look Like
NYC will spend an initial $55 million to launch the service, followed by $10-20 million annually.
Updated: Feb 4, 2015 11:10 AM
Cheap Rockaways Ferry Extended To May & Possibly Beyond
The ferry's one-way weekday price will rise from $2.00 to $3.50. Round-trip weekend fares are $30.
Updated: Jan 21, 2014 2:22 PM
Photo: Old Retired Staten Island Ferry Boat Sinking Poetically
Workers are struggling to save an old Staten Island ferry that's sinking 60 miles north of New York in the Hudson River.
Updated: Mar 6, 2012 2:09 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Five Creative Ways To Make Getting To Governors Island Easier
We love Governors Island, but if there is a common complaint for events there it's waiting for the ferry. Here are a few solutions.
Updated: Jun 21, 2011 12:27 PM
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