2013 Directions and Ferry Schedule Battery Maritime Building
Governor's Island opens to the public May 25, 2013 on Saturdays, Sundays, Memorial Day and Labor Day 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m..
10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
2013 FERRY FROM MANHATTAN
Free ferries leave from the Battery Maritime Building, on the corner of South and Whitehall Streets. Ferries leave at 10 AM, 11 AM and then every half hour. The last boat leaves at 5:30 PM.
2013 FERRY FROM GI TO MANHATTAN
Free ferries leave at 10:30 AM, and then every half hour. The last boat leaves at 7 PM.
2013 BROOKLYN FERRY
Free ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 at the foot of Atlantic Avenue beginning at 11:00 AM. Ferries run approximately every 45 minutes. The last boat leaves at 5:20 PM. The last ferry returns to Brooklyn at 7:00 PM.
Directions to the Battery Maritime Building
The Battery Maritime Building located at 10 South Street, adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry in Lower Manhattan. The ferry terminal is accessible as follows:
1 to South Ferry; 4, 5 to Bowling Green; R to Whitehall St. Station. Note: an alternative to the 1 train is the 2 or 3 train to Wall Street (approximately 10-minute walk to Battery Maritime Building).
M5 Limited, M15 local, M15 SBS and M20
There is no public parking at the Governors Island ferry building. There is garage parking across the street from the Battery Maritime Building for a fee.