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Rockaway Rocket

 

Introducing the Rockaway Rocket, a new summer pilot for reserved, direct service between Wall Street/Pier 11 and Rockaway on remaining summer weekends and holidays. Beat the lines and the heat with a guaranteed spot. This weekend-only route will take beachgoers from Wall Street/Pier 11 to Rockaway for $8.00 per passenger.

 

Know Before You Go:

– All tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable

– Bike space is limited.  To bring your bike on the Rockaway Rocket, you must reserve a bicycle space in advance when purchasing your ticket via the NYC Ferry app or ferry.nyc. There is no cost to reserve a bicycle space onboard.

– Up to three (3) children under 44 inches in height can board with each individual adult, but the child’s free ticket must be reserved in advance via the NYC Ferry app or ferry.nyc and presented prior to boarding. Height will be verified upon boarding. Children will not be allowed to board without a ticket.

– A valid Rockaway Rocket ticket guarantees your spot onboard your scheduled departure as selected when purchasing your ticket. Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Click here to view Rockaway Rocket Frequently Asked Questions

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Please download and view the NYC Ferry app for real-time schedule departures. 

View System Map for Planning Transfers & Connections

  • Rockaway
  • 55min
  • Pier 11

Approximate Total Time 55min

WEEKDAY SCHEDULE MONDAY-FRIDAY

Wall Street/ Pier 11
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*Supplemental vessels and departures may be added as demand necessitates.

Weekdays

Weekday Schedule for rockaway rocket ferry route.
DepartingArriving
Wall Street/ Pier 11Rockaway
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WEEKEND SCHEDULE SATURDAY-SUNDAY

Wall Street/ Pier 11
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*Supplemental vessels and departures may be added as demand necessitates.

Weekend

Weekend Schedule for rockaway rocket ferry route
DepartingArriving
Wall Street/ Pier 11Rockaway
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9:30 AM10:25 AM
11:30 AM12:25 PM
1:30 PM2:25 PM

Weekdays

Weekday Schedule for rockaway rocket ferry route
DepartingArriving
Wall Street/ Pier 11Rockaway
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WEEKEND SCHEDULE SATURDAY-SUNDAY

Wall Street/ Pier 11
Download & Print Schedule
*Supplemental vessels and departures may be added as demand necessitates.

Weekend

Weekend Schedule for rockaway rocket ferry route
DepartingArriving
RockawayWall Street/ Pier 11
Copyright: Hornblower.com
2:30 PM3:25 PM
4:30 PM5:25 PM
6:30 PM7:25 PM
*All tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

ROUTE INFORMATION

Legend Planned Route Ferry Landing

Landings

Landing for route info map
Landing Address Landing Map
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Rockaway
Beach 108th Street and Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park 11694
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Pier 11
Gouverneur Lane at South Street, F.D.R. Drive
Manhattan, NY 10005
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  • Rockaway
  • Pier 11
  • Rockaway
  • Pier 11

Rockaway

Beach 108th Street and Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park 11694

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Landing Features

  • Covered Waiting Area

Transportation Options

Bus

Q22, Q 52 and Q53 Beach 108th Street and Rockaway Beach Blvd

RES and RWS Shuttle Bus by the ferry landing (Beach Channel Dr & 108th St)

Train

A and S train connection between Beach 105th Street and Rockaway Fwy

Bike

No Citibike near this location

Free Shuttle Bus

RWE Shuttle Bus Schedule Effective 5-23-2022

RWW Shuttle Bus Schedule effective 5-23-2022

Capacity on the Rockaway Weekend Shuttle Buses is significantly limited. Please take the Q22 MTA bus, which runs every 10 minutes on weekends during the day and can be picked up just two blocks south of the landing at Rockaway Beach Blvd and Beach 108th St.




Pier 11

Gouverneur Lane at South Street, F.D.R. Drive
Manhattan, NY 10005

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Landing Features

  • Bike Racks
  • Covered Waiting Area

Ticket Office Hours

M-F: 5am – 8am, 11:30am – 9pm
Sat/Sun: 8am – 8pm

Transportation Options

Bus

M15, QM7, QM8, X8, and X14 lines available between Water and Wall Streets
Free Downtown Red Bus Connector shuttle available at Water and Wall Streets

Train

1 train at South Ferry between Whitehall and South Streets
2 and 3 trains available between Pine and William Streets
J and Z train available between Broad Street and Exchange Place

Bike

Citibike stations available at the following locations:

  • Pier 11 Ferry Terminal at South Street and Gouverneur Lane
  • Pine and Front Streets
  • Old Slip and Front Street
  • Hanover Square and Pearl Street

All Routes Feature

Temperature Controlled
Onboard Refreshments

Giving Back

NYC Ferry envisions a clean and clear future in New York City. Respect Our Planet is our adopted environmental program, in which we partner with other waterfront organizations to do volunteer work around the city as a way of giving back to the communities we serve. We promote environmental stewardship and through our efforts to minimize environmental impact we encourage staff and visitors to adopt green practices that will benefit the city of NY.