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Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities - Ferries

Staten Island Ferries
Boarding on the lower level may be more convenient for people with mobility impairments because tides and weather affect access to the boats. To arrange boarding accommodations call ahead to the Ferry Terminal Supervisors:

Whitehall Terminal
Voice 1 (212) 487-5761/6
Fax (718) 981-4941

St. George Terminal
Voice 1 (718) 727-2508; (718) 390-5253
Fax (718) 981-4941

For schedule and accessibility information, please call: Voice 1 (718) 815-BOAT; TTY (718) 727-8243.

NYCDOT can also be reached via the Internet at: http://www.ci.nyc.ny.us/html/dot/home.html

You may find information on the four companies that provide ferry service to locations throughout the metropolitan area at:

NY Waterway 
Operates ferry routes to locations including Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens, and Yankee Stadium. For further information about NY Waterway ferry services, call: (800) 53-FERRY.
Note: TTY users should use Relay to reach the above private ferry operator.

Seastreak
Operates ferry routes from the Highlands and Atlantic Highlands in New Jersey and from the Brooklyn Army Terminal to Manhattan. Seastreak also provides service to Yankee and Shea Stadiums. For more information, call: Voice 1 (800) 262-7433.
Note: TTY users should use Relay to reach the above private ferry operator.

New York Fast Ferry
Operates a ferry route from the Highlands, New Jersey, to Manhattan. To obtain information about New York Fast Ferry, call: Voice 1 (800) 693-6933.
Note: TTY users should use Relay to reach the above private ferry operator.

Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi
Operates ferry routes from New Jersey to Manhattan. For additional information, call: Voice 1 (201) 985-1164.
Note: TTY users should use Relay to reach the above private ferry operator.

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