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Duration 48 min
Distance 7 miles
Average price $30
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Ellis Island

The nearest airport to Ellis Island is New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS). However, there are better options for getting to Ellis Island. There is no direct connection from Nearby airports to Ellis Island. However, you can take the line 62 bus to Newark Penn Station, take the walk to Newark, take the train to World Trade Center, take the walk to Cortlandt St, take the subway to Whitehall St-South Ferry, take the walk to Battery Park, then take the ferry to Ellis Island Ferry. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ellis Island via Woodside Av/61 St, Woodside, New York Penn Station, 34 St-Penn Station, South Ferry, and Battery Park in around 1h 45m.

Recommended airport

Newark (EWR)

  1. Terminal B
  2. Newark
  3. Battery Park
  4. Ellis Island
1h 36m
$21 - $34
Other nearby airports

New York La Guardia (LGA)

  1. Laguardia/Terminal B
  2. 34 St-Penn Station
  3. Battery Park
  4. Ellis Island
1h 45m
$25 - $45

New York JFK (JFK)

  1. Jamaica
  2. Battery Park
  3. Ellis Island
1h 32m
$30 - $47

White Plains (HPN)

  1. Westchester County Airport Terminal
  2. White Plains
  3. Battery Park
  4. Ellis Island
2h 31m
$29 - $51

New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS)

  1. 14 St-Union Sq
  2. Battery Park
  3. Ellis Island
48 min
$19 - $27

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Ellis Island, NJ, USA? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The nearest airport to Ellis Island is New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS) Airport which is 4.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include Newark (EWR) (7.2 miles), New York La Guardia (LGA) (10.4 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (14.2 miles) and White Plains (HPN) (31.3 miles).

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It takes 1h 36m to get from New York to Newark (EWR) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Newark (EWR) Airport, which is 9.9 miles away from New York. The line 62 bus and train and ferry from Newark (EWR) to New York takes 1h 36m.

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There are 699+ hotels available in Ellis Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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