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RiverLink Ferry

Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-928-8804
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Provides great view of the city

We were visiting the USS New Jersey from Philadelphia so we chose to use the Camden ferry to cross... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BigMerk
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Quick and simple

Used the ferry from Philly to Camden for BB&T concert. They ran an extra return trip from Camden... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Donnap64
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Midland, Texas
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The RiverLink Ferry System provides cross River transportation between the Camden and Philadelphia Waterfronts. It provides daily transportation for visits to local attractions and all major waterfront festivals and events. The RiverLink Ferry System includes the 500+ passenger ferry, Freedom. Ferry service for concerts and special events runs approximately 2 hours prior to the event, throughout, and up to 1/2 hour after the event ends. The ferry will not leave people who are waiting in line at the dock after the concert to ride the ferry. Concert and Special Event pricing applies.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible13%
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Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting the USS New Jersey from Philadelphia so we chose to use the Camden ferry to cross the Delaware. It's $9 for a return trip and the ferry departs once an hour. Neither ferry trip was crowded when we travelled so there was...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Used the ferry from Philly to Camden for BB&T concert. They ran an extra return trip from Camden after the concert which was great. The trip took just a few minutes and it provided a great view of the Delaware. Highly recommended

2  Thank Donnap64
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We used the riverlink ferry for a concert in camden new Jersey. Surprisingly inexpensive, beautiful ride, not crowded!

2  Thank 5CranBerries
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Not exactly the stuff of Washington during the Revolution, but you can't get a better view of Philly than using the ferry. We use it to get to Adventure Aquarium. The only drawback is that they don't let you on till 5 minutes before launch....More

1  Thank Lee A
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Great ferry ride to take for a concert across the river. Easy hop on from Penns Landing and no hassles of cars or taxis. Loved the night views of Philly when coming back from the show!

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We took the ferry from Penns Landing to the Adventure Aquarium. It added one more bit of fun to the outing and was stress free. No parking issues or trying to navigate traffic over the bridge to NJ. My only complaint is the schedule is...More

1  Thank WestChester_PAPerk
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I used the RiverLink to get to a concert in Camden. I was a bit apprehensive because I was traveling by myself and I knew the concert would get out late. I was pleasantly surprised - took Septa to Penn's Landing and the RiverLink was...More

4  Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

It's an easy and fun way to get across the Delaware River between Penns Landing and the Camden Aquarium. It runs every half hour. The ferry is quick, clean and offers a nice short time on the river with some nice views of the bridge...More

2  Thank James S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We walked down to Penn's Landing and took the Ferry to the Aquarium in Camden. It was a nice ride, not long at all, probably 10 minutes. The fee was $7.00 I seem to remember, but that includes the ride back after visiting the Aquarium...More

2  Thank Casey M
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Round trip fare is covered by the Philadelphia Pass. We used it to go to Battleship NJ and Adventure Aquarium. It is a 15 minute walk to the ship and a 5 minute walk to the aquarium. The ferry only runs every hour - on...More

1  Thank Jenn N
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