The ferry to the island runs daily from 8:30 a.m. in summer (9:30 a.m. in winter) to 5 p.m. in summer (3:30 p.m. in winter). Final departure from Ellis Island at 7 p.m in summer.
Ellis Island begins closing 30 minutes prior to the final departure.
Departure times are subject to change. For further information, please visit the official website. Wait times to board any ferry can be over 90 minutes during peak months (April - September) and holidays.
The island is closed on December 25.
Seniors 62+: $14
Children 4-12: $9
Children under 3: Free
For further information, please visit the official website.
Official Website https://www.nps.gov/elis/index.htm
More information http://www.nps.gov/elis/index.htm
Address 10004, New York City
Coordinates 40°41'56.897" N -74°2'22.17" E