04 December via Twitter
RT @HSNYV_Tours: Our sweet tooth is more than satisfied these days.. A big thanks to @nywatertaxi for special #thanksgiving cupcakes! http:…
04 December via Twitter
RT @minipoppa: @nywatertaxi rode the taxi today and had a awesome tour. #thankyou the crew was awesome http://t.co/Zq1vgXPAzv
28 November via Twitter
Thanksgiving Day Schedule – All Day Access Pass – Last Departure from Pier 84 will be 4:45pm and 4:40pm from Pier 11.
What is New York Water Taxi?
New York Water Taxi is a private company offering water borne transportation, sightseeing tours, and private event charters.
We offer three types of service:
- 1. Daily New York Harbor Cruises offer dazzling vistas of the iconic New York City and New Jersey skylines, intimate views of celebrated infrastructure and monuments, sightseeing tickets in New York and a unique experience that you and your loved ones will not forget. Seeing New York from the deck of one of our esteemed vessels is a unique way to see our city.
- 2. Specialty Cruises are provided in collaboration with other businesses, agencies, or individuals, such as our hugely popular IKEA Shuttle, our NYC night cruises, and our hop on hop off water taxi.
- 3. Boat Charters will impress any group with a unique private excursion including food and drinks. Let the spectacular New York Harbor be a backdrop for your special event. Contact the Charter Sales Department to learn more!
Can I charter a Water Taxi for a private event?
Absolutely! Past clients have told us that holding their private events aboard our iconic ships made for unforgettable and successful events. Contact the Charter Sales Department to learn more!
Can I bring food?
We do not allow outside food and beverage on any of the tours as we have our concessions on all of our tours and products (except Ikea Service). The only exception is the schooner Pioneer. We do allow Outside Food and Beverage (Non-Alcoholic) on the Pioneer as we do not have Concessions on this particular vessel.
How do I buy tickets?
You may buy a ticket one of three ways: through our website, by calling (212) 742-1969, or by purchasing at your point of
Do you offer group discounts?
Yes! We love groups and will do everything possible to accommodate your needs! Please contact our Tourism & Group Sales Department.
What happens if the weather is bad?
Our boats operate rain or shine. All of our boats have indoor seating so regardless of the weather outside, you will be comfortable inside our climate controlled cabins. If the Captain determines that weather conditions make it unsafe to sail, the service may be terminated by the Captain at any time. If you reserved a ticket for a boat that is cancelled, we will work with you to exchange your ticket for another boat.
Can I sit on the top deck?
Yes! Our viewing decks are the best! Our first-come/first-served decks offer 360-degree views that are unparalleled. Capacity is based on U.S. Coast Guard regulations.