Getting to Sandy Hook on Public Transportation
See Sandy Hook by bus or ferry!
Air Transportation: The closest airport to Sandy Hook is Newark Liberty Airport, approximately 40 miles from the park entrance.
Water Transportation: Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend visitors from Manhattan can take ferry shuttles to Sandy Hook, with shuttle bus service provided by Seastreak from Highlands, New Jersey to nearby Sandy Hook.
Taxi: Taxi service can provide service into the park by linking the bus stop and ferry dock in Highlands, and the local train stations.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Fort Hancock, unlike most Army posts during World War II, had a racially integrated unit? The 1225th Army Service Unit had African-American soldiers and in 1943 received a group from the Women's Army Corps. More...