Getting to SI from NJ, Brooklyn, and Manhattan

posted over 7 years ago by SIrecovers
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Here's info on getting to Staten Island

Update: If you are coming from Brooklyn, please go to St. Jacobi Church on 4th Avenue at 53rd Street in Sunset Park first to pick up supplies and extra volunteers. See info here


From Brooklyn Verrazano Bridge is $13 going into SI. You cannot ride a bike over the bridge and the buses will not let you take a bike over. Check at 4th Avenue/53rd Street St. Jacobi for possible transport over the bridge.

All cars going from Brooklyn via Verrazano should stop at St. Jacobi to pick up supplies, volunteers, and..bikes!

From New Jersey and points west

Goethals Bridge (Elizabeth, NJ) is open, no HOV. $12, eastbound.

BIKE/on foot from Manhattan

The Staten Island Ferry is open and free of charge. You can bring bikes onto the ferry.

For Crossroads and affected areas of eastern beaches: Take Staten Island railway to New Dorp, our location is only a few blocks below, between 9th and 10th street.

S51/52 run from ferry to Midland/South Beach

S78 bus goes down Hylan Blvd through Midwood Beach and New Dorp

S74 from Bay St (left of Boro Hall from the ferry terminal) toward Bricktown Mall goes to New Dorp in 20-30 minutes.

Staten Island bus map …


  • I am looking for clean up volunteer work tuesday and wednesday of this week. Also a time and location would help as well. Thank you

    pscalia0096 "(over 7 years ago)"
  • i would like to volunteer wednesday, thrusday, and thru weekend.

    patoleszko "(over 7 years ago)"
  • Available for work as needed, Wed on clean, up demo, construction, whatever.

    JDH1010 "(over 7 years ago)"
  • Clarification "Wednesday on" meaning until....

    JDH1010 "(over 7 years ago)"
  • Flying from Denver to help for 7 days, need a shelter or a couch to sleep on.

    zonge "(over 7 years ago)"
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