Operating Hours & Seasons
Ellis Island is open every day except December 25. Weather can influence the ability of the ferries to run so check us out on Twitter in the event of inclement weather.
To enjoy both Ellis and Liberty Islands with ample time, plan to be on a Statue Cruises Ferry that departs from Battery Park or Liberty State Park before 1:00 P.M.
CURRENT BOAT SCHEDULE THROUGH MAY 22, 2015
UPCOMING BOAT SCHEDULE MAY23, 2015 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 7,2015
* The 3:30 departure from Battery Park will not stop at Ellis Island. Visitors on the 3:30 departure from Battery Park will only be able to visit Liberty Island. Visitors on the 3:30 departure from Liberty State Park will have the choice of visiting either Liberty Island or Ellis Island, but not both.