One secret inside a big New York secret that is Roosevelt Island; the new ferry is running, connecting the island to Astoria, 34rd street Manhattan, dumbo Brooklyn, all the way to Rockaway, com more stops in between.
For the same price of one subway rider, Roosevelt Islanders – and all the visitors of that jewel of Island situated between Manhattan and Queens, can experience moments of great beauty and peace, navigating the East River up and down.
On Roosevelt Island, this is the direction to the dock where you can catch the Ferry; its very close to the tram and the F train Subway:
E Main Street off of Tram Plaza
Long Island City, NY 11101
For more information follow the links from the NY Ferry website, and enjoy the trip!