Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Destinations > Embarkation/Debarkation Ports

Embarkation/Debarkation Ports Discuss pre/post cruise planning & sightseeing in various port cities.

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old March 22nd, 2006, 01:48 PM
darcy24 darcy24 is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 25
Default New York - Red Hook to Manhattan transportation?

Will be arriving at new Red Hook Terminal in Brooklyn and staying a few days post cruise in Manhattan. So far no info on transportation options unless you book cruise package. Taxi? shuttle? hotel bus? car service?
Would appreciate any info.
Reply With Quote
Old April 4th, 2006, 09:32 PM
dreamcruiser dreamcruiser is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 16

We arrived at Grand Central and took a taxi to the port. It took about 10 minutes (on a Sunday about 1:00 PM); cost $12 including tip. Enjoy!
Happy Cruising!

*Norwegian Majesty 9/17/06-9/24/06
*Norwegian Spirit 3/19/06-3/26/06
*Royal Caribbean Jewel of the Seas 9/22/05-10/2/05
*Royal Caribbean Monarch of the Seas 5/8/03-5/12/03
*Holland America Westerdam 3/23/01-3/31/01
Reply With Quote
Old April 4th, 2006, 10:53 PM
darcy24 darcy24 is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 25

thanks for your response, but I think you mis-read my post. Am looking for transportation options FROM the port in Brooklyn to Mid-Town Manhattan. I belive you are referring to the Manhattan port.
Reply With Quote
Old May 9th, 2006, 03:22 AM
Robkabob's Avatar
Robkabob Robkabob is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Baltimore, MD
Posts: 18

Hi Darcy,

Anne Campbell (Cruisemates editor in chief) posted this about Red Hook transportation to Manhattan:


If you are sailing Cunard, there should be a ground transportation request form in your information packet. (Pre cruise document information). I am not sure about Princess but I would think they would have something similar since Princess and Cunard recently merged back office operations.

When is your cruise? Mine is July 3rd. If you are sailing after me, I will be happy to provide more detailed information.

I hope this helps.
QM2 July 3-8, 2006
Radiance of Seas Nov 25-Dec 3, 2006

Jewel of the Seas Nov 25 - Dec 1 2007 Caribbean
Reply With Quote


bus, call, cruise, ground, hook, manhattan, manhatten, ports, red, shuttle, terminal, transportation

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
brooklyn pier 12 red hook /going to jfk wrightdv Ask CruiseMates Staff 1 October 11th, 2006 07:27 PM
PARKING IN RED HOOK IRIS Cunard 11 June 29th, 2006 04:26 PM
Red Hook Terminal, Brooklyn cruisinforever Chit - Chat for Cruisers 3 April 4th, 2006 08:40 PM
St.Thomas-Red Hook-Taxi or Bus? pcboston Caribbean & Panama Canal 7 March 4th, 2006 07:56 AM
Taxi to Red Hook from Pier Ange647 Caribbean & Panama Canal 3 October 4th, 2004 10:30 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:55 AM.
design by: Themes by Design