What's better than a boat-ride around lower Manhattan on a beautiful day? A free one! If you haven't yet, you must take a trip on the Staten Island Ferry.

Free Staten Island Ferry for great Manhattan SKyline views and close views of Statue of Liberty without paying (about an hour round trip)

RIDE THE STATEN ISLAND FERRY Enjoy a 25-minute trip from Manhattan to Staten Island via this Staten Island Ferry. The ride offers views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the skyline, as it takes you from Whitehall Street in lower Manhattan to St. George on Staten Island. More than 22 million people travel on the ferry each year, with about 109 trips per day. With five boats on rotating schedules (four on weekends), you can catch the ferry regularly throughout the day.

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Staten Island Ferry to see the Statue of Liberty FOR FREE, Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, High Line, Etc.

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Guide to the Staten Island Ferry

For no charge, visitors can take the Staten Island Ferry from Lower Manhattan to Staten Island for views of the Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor.

NYC Ferry boat, rode it to go our to the Statue of Liberty

NYC Ferry boat, rode it to go our to the Statue of Liberty, i missed the ferry going back and had to spend extra time at the Statue of Liberty.

Staten Island Ferry.  Free fun in the city.

Staten Island Ferry Terminal, or Whitehall Station, New York, right at the southern tip of Manhattan Island.

Staten Island Ferry ~ Everyone wants to see the Statue of Liberty. Ferry tours there start at $12. But the Staten Island Ferry for commuters, cutting across the New York Harbor, is absolutely free and has long held the distinction as the single greatest free attraction on the Eastern Seaboard. Around since 1905, the ferry carries 19 million across the harbor each year. Technically for transport in between Staten Island and Manhattan, most visitors simply hop back on to get back to New York.

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10 options for seeing America's beloved Statue of Liberty. The Staten Island Ferry passes the Statue of Liberty as it crosses New York Harbor.

Staten Island Ferry

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