• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.

    Gateway

    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

Public Transportation

Sunset over Jamaica Bay. You could be here right now.

Sunset over Jamaica Bay. You could be here right now.

NPS Photo

Coming to Gateway is well worth the trip

All three units of Gateway National Recreation Area can be reached by public transportation. Click below to find out how to get to Jamaica Bay, Sandy Hook or Staten Island.

Getting to Jamaica Bay on Public Transportation

Getting to Sandy Hook on Public Transportation Includes information on ferry service to Sandy Hook.

Getting to the Staten Island Unit sites on Public Transportation

Did You Know?

The NC 4 in flight.

The first transatlantic flight departed from the Rockaway Naval Air Station on Jamaica Bay in 1919. Today, it is the site of Gateway NRA's Jacob Riis Park.