Duration 50 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 bus to New York, take the walk to Times Sq-42 St, take the line 1 subway to 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 JFK (JFK) to Ellis Island via Jamaica Station-Station D, Jamaica, Atlantic Terminal, Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr, Bowling Green, and Battery Park in around 1h 36m.

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Newark (EWR)

  1. Newark Airport
  2. Times Sq-42 St
  3. Battery Park
  4. Ellis Island
1h 24m
$41 - $48
Other nearby airports

New York JFK (JFK)

  1. Jamaica
  2. Battery Park
  3. Ellis Island
1h 36m
$26 - $34

New York La Guardia (LGA)

  1. Terminal B/Hov Lane
  2. 61 St-Woodside
  3. Grand Central-42 St
  4. Battery Park
  5. Ellis Island
1h 40m
$28 - $32

White Plains (HPN)

  1. Westchester County Airport Terminal
  2. White Plains
  3. Battery Park
  4. Ellis Island
2h 49m

New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS)

  1. 14 St-Union Sq
  2. Battery Park
  3. Ellis Island
50 min

Frequently asked questions

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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 24m 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 bus and line 1 subway and ferry from Newark (EWR) to New York takes 1h 24m.

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There are 1050+ hotels available in Ellis Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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