FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NY WATERWAY ADDS MID-DAY FERRY BETWEEN HARBORSIDE IN JERSEY CITY AND BROOKFIELD PLACE/BATTERY PARK
To meet growing commuter demand, NY Waterway is restoring mid-day ferry service between Harborside in Jersey City and Brookfield Place/Battery Park City in Lower Manhattan, starting Monday, September 16.
Ferries depart Harborside every 15 minutes during morning and evening rush hour and once every hour mid-day, with the first ferry leaving Harborside at 6:05 a.m. and the last ferry leaving Brookfield Place/Battery Park City at 7:02 p.m. The Hudson River crossing takes just six minutes. Service also is available on weekends.
Harborside is served by NJ TRANSIT buses and the Hudson/Bergen Light Rail. There also is low-cost parking at the entrance to the Atrium at Harborside, 210 Hudson Street.
The ferry docks right at the Atrium at Harborside, an attractive venue with a several dining options.
The fare is $7 one way, $6 on weekends. The monthly fare is $238.50, less than $6 per trip.
Rush hour and weekend ferry service also is available between Harborside and Manhattan’s West 39th Street Ferry Terminal.