Directions

72 Bowne Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

For directions to or from a specific destination, please use the map above.

All cars enter the Terminal from the Bowne Street and Imlay Street intersection.

  • From Manhattan and Points North
    Take the Battery Tunnel (I-478-E) into Brooklyn. Continue onto the westbound Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278-W) and immediately take the first exit on the right: Exit 26- Hamilton Avenue onto the service road. Stay to the left and make a left-U-turn at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue with Clinton Street/9th Street, then continue west along the westbound Hamilton Avenue service road. Continue on the service road to its end at Van Brunt Street. Turn left at Van Brunt Street, travel 2 blocks and then turn right onto Bowne Street to enter the terminal.
  • From Long Island and Points East
    Take the LIE west to the westbound Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278-W, just after Exit 18 Maurice Avenue) and take Exit 26 – Hamilton Avenue onto the service road. Stay to the left and make a left-U-turn at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue with Clinton Street/9th Street, then continue west along the westbound Hamilton Avenue service road. Continue on the service road to its end at Van Brunt Street. Turn left at Van Brunt Street, travel 2 blocks and then turn right onto Bowne Street to enter the terminal.
  • From New Jersey and Points South and West
    Take the NJ Turnpike south to Exit 13. Cross the Goethals Bridge to I-278, Staten Island Expressway and cross Verrazano Bridge into Brooklyn. Continue north on Gowanus / BQE and exit at Exit 26 (Hamilton Avenue). After the exit, go down the ramp to Van Brunt Street to its end, make a left turn on Van Brunt and travel 2 blocks and turn right onto Bowne Street to enter terminal.

Taxi

Yellow Taxicab rate of fares is based on distance and time. For a more detailed breakdown, visit the City’s Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) Rate of Fare. Livery Taxicab (Town Cars or other Car Service) rate of fares should be negotiated in advance.

Estimated Yellow Taxicab fare rates, where tolls and tips are not included, are provided below for your convenience:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Brooklyn Cruise Terminal: approximately $45 – $60
  • La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Brooklyn Cruise Terminal: approximately $28 – $38
  • Newark International Airport (ERW) to Brooklyn Cruise Terminal: approximately $80 – $100

Car Service

Book your car service with Executive Transportation Group, authorized car service. For Executive Transportation Group pricing throughout New York City, call (718) 438-1100.

 

Penn Station and Grand Central Station are the closest train stations from the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal. Taxis are readily available from both stations to Brooklyn Cruise Terminal. You may also take the subway or bus from these stations. For more specific information about getting to and from these stations please contact them directly or visit their web sites.

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), La Guardia Airport (LGA), and Newark International Airport (ERW) are the closest airports from the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal. Taxis are readily available from each airport. For information about alternative ways of getting to and from these airports please contact them directly or visit their web sites.

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
    Building 14
    Jamaica, NY 11430
    (718) 244-4444 or (800) 247-7433
    JFK Airport website
  • La Guardia Airport (LGA)
    Flushing, NY 11371
    (718) 533-3400
    La Guardia Airport website
  • Newark International Airport (ERW)
    Tower Road, Building Ten
    Newark, NJ 07114, USA
    (973) 961-6000 or (888) EWR-INFO
    Newark Airport website
For local bus information see below or visit the MTA’s web site as listed for further details.

  • New York City Buses- Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
    B61 – Atlantic Avenue (at Court Street about 4 blocks from Borough Hall), get off at Pioneer and Van Brunt Streets
    MTA Buses website
  • Take the F train to Smith/9th Street Train station and change for the B77 Bus. Get off bus at Conover Street and Dikeman Street. The walk is then approximately 6 long blocks to the terminal entrance.
  • Take 2/3/4/5/N/R subway train to Borough Hall and change for B61 bus which is on Atlantic Avenue (at Court Street). You must walk four (4) blocks south of the train station to access the bus stop. Get off bus at Pioneer Street and Van Brunt Street. The walk is then approximately 4 long blocks to the terminal entrance at Pioneer and Conover streets.
  • Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) Subway website