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New York City

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises

Save on admission to the top New York City attractions

Highlights

  • See famous NYC landmarks from a unique vantage point on the water.
  • Get within 100 feet of Lady Liberty for up-close views and photo opportunities you can’t get anywhere else
  • Enjoy the narrative from professional tour guides who love sharing their insights on NYC with visitors.

Location

CIRCLE LINE SIGHTSEEING CRUISES
Pier 83 - Midtown
West 42nd St. and 12th Ave.
New York, NY 10036
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Contact

Hours

For schedule and hours visit circleline42.com or call (212) 563-3200
Please arrive 30-45 minutes early for boarding.
The BEAST speedboat ride available May-Sept.
Closed Christmas Day.
Special schedule Thanksgiving, New Year's Day and July 4th.
Not valid for special event cruises including: Bear Mountain, 4th of July, and New Year's Eve.

(212) 563-3200
circleline42.com

Offers/Upgrades

Cruise Upgrade: Upgrade to any cruise of greater value (excluding seasonal and special event cruises) for $5.

Premier Upgrade: Premier perks include shaded waiting area, express boarding, private deck or viewing areas, upgraded seats, dedicated food and beverage service and more. Cost: Best of NYC Cruise, $25; Landmark or Harbor Lights Cruise, $15; Liberty Cruise, $10. (This cost is in addition to $5 upgrade fee, if applicable.)

Advice for Visitors

Tips:

  • The winter cruise schedule is limited so plan ahead. Check available cruises for your travel dates: circleline42.com or call (212) 563-3200 before you go.
  • Be sure to download the Circle Line Skyline Navigator App before your cruise. Available in seven languages, it narrates the famous sites of New York City from your seat on the boat. For more info and to download, click here.
  • Harbor Lights cruises can fill up quickly! Plan to arrive early or secure your tickets ahead of time for this cruise.
  • Located close to midtown, Circle Line offers multiple cruise times each day, making it easy to find a time that works with your schedule.

Amenities:

  • Dining: Menu of freshly prepared options and snacks, as well as full bar on board. No outside food or beverage allowed.
  • Souvenirs, guidebooks and more available on board.

Accessibility: All vessels handicap accessible, except restrooms on older vessels.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: To make a reservation please call group sales at (212) 630-8885 or e-mail groups@circleline42.com. Group leader should call or email at least 3 days in advance to make a reservation. Please proceed to the special designated CityPASS ticket line at Pier 83 to secure boarding passes.