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Seastreak Ferry Terminal at Highlands

Highlands, NJ

Seastreak Ferry Terminal at Highlands

326 Shore Drive - Highlands, NJ 07732

Ticket Office Hours

M-F: 5am - 8am, 11:30am - 9pm
Sat/Sun: 8am - 8pm

Port Features
  • Bike Rack
  • Covered Waiting Area
  • Free Daytime Parking
  • Handicap Accessibility
  • Refreshments
  • Restrooms

Additional Port Details

Logistical information to help plan better for your trip


  • The Highlands terminal is within walking distance of many shops and restaurants.  We also have a lovely beach adjacent to our ticket office – it’s a real hidden treasure!


  • Parking is free.
  • Overnight parking is available on Friday and Saturday only.
  • If you are planning to leave you car overnight, please utilize the Sunset Valet service at 732-513-5686 for long term parking.
  • When dropping off or picking up passengers, you are not permitted to stop or sit in any fire zones which includes the entire area along the bulkhead. The bulkhead area is a legal fire zone. Highlands Police enforce restrictions and may issue tickets to cars stopped or sitting in the fire zones.

No Idling Notice

  • Please be advised that Seastreak has posted “No Idling” signs at our Highlands location. We have been informed that the NJDEP will be stepping up its idling enforcement for all vehicles.
  • Vehicles found idling for more than 3 minutes in the “No Idling Zone” will be issued an immediate $100.00 fine. Please know that there is no grace period for this violation.
  • The Monmouth County Health Department will be conducting a sweep in the near future.
  • Please be advised that this is your warning so that the issuance of unnecessary fines can be avoided.
  • See the New Jersey Department of Environment Protection Administrative Code for further information.


From South

  • Take Garden State Parkway North to Exit 105 (Eatontown, Route 36 East). Follow Route 36 East past Monmouth Park until you reach Ocean Avenue (one block west of beach). Make a left on to Ocean Ave and follow north through Monmouth Beach and Sea Bright, then over the Highlands Bridge (before Sandy Hook National Park & beach). Once across the Highlands Bridge, turn right at the second light at Linden Ave. Follow Linden Ave to the stop sign, and turn left on to Waterwitch Ave. Go one block and make the first left on to Shore Drive. Follow Shore Drive until you see the sign on the right for the Seastreak Ferry Terminal.

From North

  • Take the Garden State Parkway to Exit 117. Follow the signs to Route 36 East. Follow Route 36 approximately 11 miles to the Highlands business district jug handle (Linden Avenue). Follow Linden Ave to the stop sign, and turn left on to Waterwitch Ave. Go one block and make the first left on to Shore Drive. Follow Shore Drive until you see the sign on the right for the Seastreak Ferry Terminal.

Valet Service

  • Valet Service is available through Sunset Valet at the Highlands terminal location only.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday – Friday, 7:30am-9:30am and 3:30pm-7:30pm.
  • If you are departing or arriving between the hours of 9:30am and 3:30pm, please notify Fred at (732) 513-5686 approximately two (2) hours in advance of departure or arrival.
  • In the event that you need to stay longer than 24 hours and there is not a Sunset Valet attendant in the parking lot upon your arrival, please leave your car keys with the Seastreak ticket agent inside the floating terminal. The ticking agent will ensure your keys are delivered to the valet. If you have any question or concerns, feel free to contact Fred at (732) 513-5686.

Valet Pricing

  • Single/Same-Day Parking: $10.00 (Departure and arrival between 6am-10pm)
  • Monthly Single/Same Day Parking: $125.00
  • Overnight Parking: $15.00/per night
  • Weekly Overnight Parking: $70.00


  • While valet services are offered as an accommodation to Seastreak, LLC’s customers, valet services are provided by Sunset Valet Service AND NOT BY Seastreak, LLC. Sunset is an independent contractor, and is neither an agent of Seastreak, LLC or any of its affiliates, nor is it authorized to act for them or on their behalf. Any and all questions, complaints or claims relating to or arising out of the valet services shall be directed to Sunset Valet Service and not to Seastreak, LLC, which hereby expressly disclaims any and all liabilities related to such valet services.
  • Please know that in times of heightened security or extreme weather conditions, local authorities may be forced to remove your vehicle from all parking areas and where overnight parking is normally permitted. Seastreak will not be responsible for any fees associated with you obtaining your vehicle from the tow company.

Nearby Points of Interest

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Routes on this Port


New York City
New Jersey

Between New Jersey & New York City
Atlantic Highlands
Wall St.
E. 35th St.
Citi Building
World Financial Center

Martha’s Vineyard

Between New Jersey / New York City & Martha’s Vineyard
May - September
Depart Friday, Return Sunday
E. 35th St.
Martha's Vineyard


Between New Jersey, New York City, & Nantucket, MA
May - September
Depart Friday, Return Sunday
E. 35th St.
Martha's Vineyard

Events Accessible by this Port


NYC New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise

Celebrate in style this New Year’s Eve aboard a spectacular cruise to see the gorgeous fireworks display at the Statue of Liberty!

Highlands, NJ to the New York harbor for the fireworks show and back
December 31, 2015; Board 9pm and Depart 9:30pm

Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruise with Cold Spring, NY Visit

Enjoy a beautiful, narrated fall foliage day cruise from NJ and NYC up the Hudson river with a stop in the historic Cold Spring, NY. Return same day or stay overnight and return on the following day’s cruise back.

Highlands, NJ or Wall St., NYC up the Hudson River to Cold Spring, NY and back
Weekends, September - November

Oktoberfest at Highlands

Cruise roundtrip from NYC to Highlands, NJ for an authentic Oktoberfest with traditional foods, music, shopping, and games.

From Wall St. to Highlands, NJ and back. 326 Shore Drive, Highlands, NJ 07732
Every weekend in October through 10/31

Fall Fest at A. Casola Farms Cruise

Enjoy a day at the Fall Fest at A. Casola Farms by way of a roundtrip Seastreak catamaran from NYC to Highlands, NJ, transferring to a nonstop Seastreak bus to the fall festival and back.

From Wall St. and E. 35th St., NYC to A. Casola Farms in Holmdel, NJ and back
Dates / times vary

New York City and Sandy Hook Bay Site-Seeing Cruise

Board a Seastreak ferry at one of four ports in New York City and New Jersey and cruise roundtrip through the New York Harbor, historic Highlands and Atlantic Highlands, and Sandy Hook point to see some of the world’s most iconic features from the water!

Roundtrip from your choice of New Jersey's Highlands or Atlantic Highlands or New York City's Wall St. or E. 35th St ports
Multiple times daily, year-round

NY Yankees Game Day Cruise

Go to a Yankee’s game by ferry from Highlands, NJ to Yankee Stadium and back, timed to the game. Buy ferry or game + ferry combo tickets through us.

Highlands, NJ to Yankee Stadium and back
Dates / times vary

New York City 4th of July Fireworks Cruise

Board a Seastreak ferry in Highlands, NJ and cruise Manhattan’s East River to view the New York City Macy’s 4th of July fireworks show from the best, most envied seat in the city.

Highlands, NJ to the East River for the fireworks show and back
July 4, 2015; Board 6:45pm and Depart 7pm