American Dream


NY Waterway is the Best Way to American Dream

Our Ferry-Shuttle service offers the best travel experience from Manhattan.

  • Free connecting multi-route Manhattan Shuttles run all day to Midtown W39th St. Ferry Terminal
  • 8-min travel time between Midtown and Port Imperial Weehawken, NJ
  • Dedicated Shuttles to American Dream meet you at Port Imperial to complete your trip to American Dream (20-mins)
  • All NY Waterway terminals are modern, safe and well-staffed

NY Waterway Ferry & Shuttle Ticket

Purchase Ferry & Shuttle E-Tickets online for $16.00 each way. Receive your ticket and confirmation via email.
Exchange tickets at Midtown Terminal Ticket Window for boarding pass.

It is strongly recommended to purchase admission tickets in advance of purchasing your transportation.
NY Waterway tickets do not include admission to American Dream.

NY Waterway Shuttle Service to American Dream

New Jersey travelers can purchase a NY Waterway - American Dream Shuttle (only) ticket online for $7. Tickets are also available at the Port Imperial & Midtown ticket counters.

Weekends Only

Sat: 11:45am – 9:45pm

Sun: 11:45am – 7:45pm

All E-Tickets must be redeemed at Terminal Ticket Office prior to boarding.

About American Dream

Located at the Meadowlands, with openings beginning October 25 – March 2020.

Advanced ticket purchase for attractions is strongly recommended

Thrills & Chills

Nickelodeon Universe

Test your limits on over 20 thrilling rides, coasters and attractions for the young and young at heart. SpongeBob, SquarePants, Dora the Explorer and all your Nickelodeon friends are waiting to welcome you.

The Rink

NHL-Regulation size ice rink features activities for the entire family, including open skating, figure skating, hockey tournaments, events and more.

Every Day is a Snow Day at Big SNOW

The slopes are calling! Ski and snowboard 365 days a year on North America's only indoor real snow park.

Coming Soon – Make a Splash

DreamWorks Water Park 

Surf's Up! Immerse yourself in Madagascar's Rain Forest, Shrek's Swamp and the Kung Fu Panda Zone with North America's largest indoor water park.

March 2020 – In Grand Style

Retail & Dining

An unparalleled shopping experiences, ranging from high-end luxury retailers to the world's largest fast fashion favorites. Plus, curated dining destinations, SEA LIFE New Jersey Aquarium, LEGOLAND Discovery Center, and a 300-foot observation wheel, and so much more!

Visit for upcoming events and happenings.
Need More Information?
Our Customer Relations staff is available to assist you with your trip planning and transportation ticket purchase.
Call us at 1.800.53.FERRY
Monday - Friday 8:30am-7pm (EST) & Saturday & Sunday 8am-1pm (EST)

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