New York Water Taxi

Forget about hailing a cab on the hectic streets of New York City. Head for the water instead. New York Water Taxi, the City‘s newest waterborne transportation service, connects you to neighborhoods, parks and cultural attractions along the West Side, Lower Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn waterfronts.


You can‘t miss us in New York Harbor. We‘re the three bright yellow catamarans sporting black-and-white checks. We‘re state-of-the art, environmentally friendly and perfect for quick trips along New York City‘s waterfront. We‘re not only yellow, we‘re green New York Water Taxis come equipped with a unique low-wake hull specifically designed to minimize impact on aquatic life, natural systems and recreational boaters. Tom Fox, President of New York Water Taxi, spent almost four years researching and fine-tuning a hull structure that would be aquatically and environmentally friendly. Even our advanced electronic diesel engines are low emission and are good to Mother Nature. Enjoy the ride Currently, we stop at various landings around New York. Hop on and off at your convenience.

Take in the view, grab a snack from our onboard café and relax. With New York Water Taxi, getting there really is half the fun.

The terminals are:

  • BROOKLYN ARMY TERMINAL
  • FULTON FERRY LANDING - Brooklyn
  • RED HOOK - Brooklyn
  • PIER 11 - Wall Street / South St Seaport
  • PIER A - Battery Park
  • NORTH COVE - World Financial Center
  • PIER 63 - W. 23rd St. / Chelsea Piers
  • PIER 84 - W. 44th St./Circle Line / Intrepid
  • EAST 34th STREET PIER
  • HUNTERS POINT PIER - LIC, NY
  • EAST 90th STREET PIER.