Roundtrip ferries take you (and your bike) from Pier 11 in Manhattan to Highlands, NJ on the morning of the ride and back to NYC afterwards.
If you’ve already registered for the Twin Lights Ride and need to add ferry service, you may purchase tickets ($65 roundtrip, cash or credit card) from Bike New York staff at Pier 11 in Manhattan on ride day. Ticket availability is limited, and is first-come, first-served.
Learn more about the ferry here.
- 75 and 100-mile riders must take the 5:45AM ferry
- 55, 30, and 15-mile riders can plan to take the 7:45AM ferry
Please give yourself ample time to arrive, check in, and board boats—we recommend getting to Pier 11 30 minutes before your scheduled departure.
PM Ferry Notes:
Returning ferries depart:
These boats are chartered exclusively for Twin Lights Ride participants. There are additional returning ferries that are open to the public; however, ferry ticket purchases made through Bike New York will not be honored for these additional departures.
Please note that ticket times cannot be changed on ride day; Bike New York cannot guarantee availability on a later chartered ferry if you miss your return ferry. Please select your return time carefully.
If you’ve already purchased ferry tickets: On ride day, your name will be on the list at the morning ferry, where you’ll receive a wristband that will grant you access to your afternoon return ferry. Please bring your valid photo ID and check in with the Bike New York representative at Pier 11 on Sunday morning.