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Event Transportation and Parking Information
 


Subway/Bus:
Manhattan: Special X80 event buses will leave for Randallís Island from Lexington Avenue and East 125th Street, easily accessible via the Lexington Avenue #4, 5 and 6 Subway and from the Metro North 125th Street Station. Buses will run at regularly scheduled intervals. Round-trip fare is $5.00, payable upon boarding using a Standard Metrocard. For more information log on to www.mta.info/nyct or call (718) 330-1234.

Queens: For special event X81 bus from Woodside, Queens - Take the 7 train or the L.I.R.R. to 61st St. and Woodside, then transfer to the X81 Express Bus (61st St. and Roosevelt Ave.). It runs non-stop to and from Randall's Island. For more information log on to www.mta.info/nyct or call (718) 330-1234.


Ferry:

Round-trip ferry service will be available from departure points in Manhattan. To make reservations, and for ticket cost and full departure schedule, log on to www.nywaterway.com or call 1-800-53-FERRY.

By Car:

Randallís Island Park is located under and accessible via the Triborough Bridge in the East River, between Manhattan, the Bronx and Queens. Bridge toll is $4.50 upon entering; there is no charge to leave the Island. Once you enter the Park, follow event signage.

From Manhattan:
Get on the Triborough Bridge at East 125th Street. Stay left for the exit to Randall's and Wards Island, immediately after the toll plaza.

From Queens:
Get on the Triborough Bridge from the Grand Central Parkway. Stay right for the exit to Randall's and Wards Island, immediately after the toll plaza.

From the Bronx:
Take the Major Deegan or Bruckner Expressway to the Triborough Bridge. Stay right for the exit to Randall's and Wards Island, immediately after the toll plaza.

From Long Island and Brooklyn:
Take the FDR Drive North to the Triborough Bridge exit (on right). Stay right up to and after the toll, following the signs to Randall's and Wards Island.

From New Jersey:
From I-80 or the New Jersey Turnpike, get onto the George Washington Bridge. Follow signs for "Through Traffic" (on the upper level, stay to the left; on the lower-level, stay to the right) to get onto the Cross Bronx Expressway, then take the Harlem River Drive/Amsterdam Avenue exit. Keep left onto the Harlem River Drive, then stay straight to take the FDR Drive South to the Triborough Bridge. On the Bridge, stay left for the exit to Randall's and Wards Island, immediately after the toll plaza.

Parking:

General Admission parking is $10.00 per vehicle.

Signage and personnel will direct vehicles to the appropriate Lots upon entry to the Park.

Lots will be open two (2) hours before and after each performance.



 

 

 

 

Aimee Boden, Executive Director
Randallís Island Sports Foundation
24 West 61st St., 4th Floor
New York, NY 10023
(212) 830-7722
info@risf.org

City of New York Parks & Recreation
Michael R. Bloomberg, Mayor
Adrian Benepe, Commissioner
www.nyc.gov/parks