NY Waterway

Winter Storm Brings Cold Winter And Light Snow To New York Area

Bitterly Cold Air Leads To Record Lows, Brutal Wind Chills Across Tri-State Area

Winter is keeping its icy grip on the Tri-State area as Arctic air continues to plunge the region into a deep freeze.



Getting Into NYC Is More Than Just A Commute

Commuting into New York City is more than just a commute –it’s a lifestyle. But with all the congestion and traffic, we sometimes forget the beautiful scenic views we come across as we head into NYC.


NY Waterway Ferry (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NY Waterway, NJ TRANSIT To Launch Bus-Ferry Pilot Program

If you ride three bus routes on NJ TRANSIT to get home from Manhattan during the week, you might be able to cut your commuting time.


People lined up for the ferry in Jersey City - Nov. 5, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

NY Waterway Ferry Lines Clogged With Extra Passengers; Use Of Smartphone App Urged

With PATH service being suspended today and NJ TRANSIT rail service limited, more commuters are using the ferries to cross the Hudson River.


Lackawanna Ferry Terminal - Hoboken, NJ - Dec 7, 2011 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Restored Hoboken Ferry Terminal Opens

Ferry service at the Hoboken terminal has been running out of a temporary slip for twenty years, after the ferry terminal grew old and rusty, but things changed today.


A NY Waterway tour goes under the Brooklyn Bridge

The 5 Best New York City Night Cruises

One forgets that most of New York City is surrounded by water. And the best part? Very few deserted islands around on which to get shipewrecked.


The NY Waterway ferry "Thomas Jefferson" departs the Port Imperial ferry terminal - Weehawken, NJ - Sep 25, 2009 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

NY Waterway Bringing New Ferry Service To East River

A new commuting option is coming for anyone tired of the East River bridges, tunnels, and subways.


The "Moira Smith," left, a New York Waterway ferry which caught fire on the Hudson River, is towed toward Port Imperial, Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, in Weehawken, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Smoking Engine Forces Hudson Ferry Back To Dock

About five minutes into a trip around 9:30 a.m. an engine overheated on a New York Waterway ferry. The crew shut the engine down and called for help.


The NY Waterway ferry "Thomas Jefferson" departs the Port Imperial ferry terminal - Weehawken, NJ - Sep 25, 2009 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Ferry Operators Want Contract For NYC Evac.

On 9/11, when people wanted out of Manhattan trooped up the west side highway like refugees until they found their escape – by boat.