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Getting to the Piers

Handicap parking is available at the Piers and is located on the rooftop of Pier 92. Please follow signs to rooftop parking upon arrival.



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There are several options for using public transportation to access Piers 92/94:

  • Take 8th Ave Subway C or E trains to 50th Street. Then take the M50 Bus (weekdays only) at 49th St. & 8th Ave. to 49th St and 12th Ave.
  • Take A, B, C, D, 1 or 9 trains to Columbus Circle and walk west to 12th Ave.
  • Take the cross town M50 (weekdays only) at 57th St. to 12th Ave



Lincoln Tunnel (from 95) – take 40th St. to 10th Ave. and a left on 55th St.

George Washington Bridge – From NY Side take Rt. 9A, Henry Hudson Parkway south/downtown. Proceed south on Henry Hudson Pkwy to last exit at 56th St., stay right for thru traffic. Passenger Ship Terminal is 1 block ahead on right. Paid parking on roof. Rt. 80 or Palisades Parkway – to George Washington Bridge to NY side and follow directions for Henry Hudson Parkway. Proceed south on Henry Hudson Pkwy to last exit, at 56th St, stay right. Passenger Ship Terminal is 1 block ahead on right.

Garden State Parkway – To exit 153 or N.J. Turnpike to Exit 16E (better). Then Rt. 3 E to Lincoln Tunnel, follow signs for Lincoln Tunnel. Exit tunnel and make left turn, travel north on 10th Ave., and left onto 55th St. Cross 12th Ave. and follow signs to Passenger Ship Terminal.

Holland Tunnel – follow signs for “Uptown” right on Hudson, left on Canal. Proceed four blocks to West St. and turn right. West St. becomes 12th Ave. Follow “Thru Traffic” signs. Continue north on 12th Ave. and follow signs to Passenger Ship Terminal. (Left at 55th St.)

Queens Midtown Tunnel – when exiting bear right to 34th St. Go west on 34th to 12th Ave. Make right turn, go north to 55th St., make a left at 55th St. and follow signs to Terminals.

Triborough Bridge – Follow signs to “Manhattan” and FDR Drive South. Take FDR S to 53rd St. Exit. Take 53rd St. crosstown to 11th Ave. Turn right, go two blocks (55th St.).



Parking is very limited at Pier 92/94 but there are several nearby garages within walking distance:

50TH Street Lot
Outdoor lot (across from Pier 90) just off and visible from 12th Ave. Cars, vans and trucks.

Rapid Park
W 55th St btw 9th & 10th Aves
7 days / week, 6am – 1am, cash / credit card (no trucks or SUV’s)

GMC Parking
Entrance on 56th St. near 12th Aves and on 57th Street. Cars and Minivans.

Central Parking
11th Ave between 57th and 58th Streets on the east side of street. Cars and minivans.
24 hours, 7 days / week, cash / credit card

Park n Ride
60th St btw 11th & 12th Aves
24 hours, 7 days / week, cash / credit card

Concerto Garage
200 W. 59th St. Near corner of 10th Ave.
24 hours, 7 days / week, cash only

For vans, oversized truck, trucks try the outdoor lot at 49th Street & 11th Ave. OR the Circle line lot at 42nd street and 12th Ave. on the river side
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For The Dogs

Veterinary Care – 24 Hour Emergency Services

Animal Medical Center, 510 East 62nd St., New York, NY 10021. (212) 838-8100.
Blue Pearl, 410 W. 55th Street between 10th and 11th, 212-767-0099
5th Avenue Veterinary Specialists (VCA Animal Hospitals), 1 West 15th Street, New York, NY 10011. (212) 924-3311.
Dog Transportation

Alpine Limousine

Pet Chauffeur
(212) 696-9744

Canine Car Pet Transportation
(212) 641-2271

Pet Taxi New York
(718) 355-9665