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The Ferry operates between the St. George Ferry Terminal on Staten Island and the Whitehall Terminal in Lower Manhattan. The trip is about 25 minutes long. The Ferry is free. The St. George Terminal is located at 1 Bay Street, Staten Island. The...more
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Free ferry, and the best way to see SOL in my opinion. Great experience, and didn't feel crowded on the boat. Lots of opportunity for photo's. Can take the next ferry back right away to have this experience done in 1 hour.
We were looking to do something on the last day of our NY vacation, so we decided to catch the ferry across to Staten Island.
There were a lot of people waiting at the terminal, but surprisingly enough there was plenty of room for all...More
With the $$ of the city it’s nice to get a chance to see the Statue of Liberty and skyline at no cost. Even with what appeared to be a large crowd there’s plenty to f room to get a view. Hint we went downstairs...More
We took the ferry in order to sail close to the Statue of Liberty. It was a Sunday afternoon and presumably busy for this reason. It seemed to be used by tourists and locals alike. On the way out, there was no open air viewing...More
If you’re looking for a quick (and free) way to get some decent photos of downtown Manhattan from afar and The Statue of Liberty - then this is a perfect opportunity.
The journey from the terminal to Staten island is about 25 mins. If you...More
This was definitely the best way to see the statue of liberty, Ellis Island and the Manhatten skyline and it was free to top it off. Get yourself on and up to the top right hand side outside deck (if the ferry your on has...More