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Free ferry service between Red Hook and Manhattan returns for the summer

An image of a typical ferry run by

An image of a typical ferry run by New York Water Taxi. Photo Credit: Flickr/The All-Night Images

The free ferry that connects Red Hook and Lower Manhattan is returning for another summer season.

The “Destination Red Hook Ferry” runs Saturday and Sunday, connecting commuters with shopping at IKEA and Fairway in Brooklyn and docking at Pier 11 in Manhattan. New York Water Taxi operates it.

The ferry runs through Labor Day, with service starting at 11:30 a.m. from Manhattan. The last drop off is at 9:30 p.m.

A full schedule is online.


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