On December 24th and December 31st, the East River Ferry will operate on a 60 minute schedule starting at 7:30am. On December 25th and January 1st the ERF will be CLOSED. on December 26th and January 2nd, the ERF will operate on a 60 minute schedule starting at 9:30am. Please see more for schedules & more details.
Due to Holiday traffic at Rockefeller Center, the ERF Midtown Shuttle Bus (which operates M-F during AM and PM rush hours) will operate along Madison Ave. instead of 6th Ave. from November 23rd until January 2nd, 2015.

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Halloween Pumpkin Carving Photo Contest

We want to see your creatively carved pumpkins! Share a photo of your scary, funny, or creatively carved pumpkin by Wednesday, October 30 for a chance to win four months of unlimited East River Ferry riding!

We're giving away a "Winter East River Ferry Pass" good for monthly (unlimited) tickets from November through February, to be used on the free NY Waterway mobile app. 

Any photo of your carved or decorated pumpkin will do: just post it to our Facebook page with the #ERFhalloween hashtag, or tag us in your twitter post (@eastriverferry) with the hashtag #ERFhalloween.

Yes, it's that easy! We can't wait to see your Halloween creations.