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Cycling Resources Hub Directory : Travel With Your Bicycle By Train, Bus, Ferry or Plane

Bring your bicycle onboard and take it along for the ride. Use public transportation to travel to the trails by bus, train, ferry or plane.


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Bring Your Bike Onboard: Bus, Train, Ferry or Plane State
Seastreak Ferry

Provides year round ferry service between Manhattan and Highlands, NJ and beginning Memorial Day, the ferry provides direct service to the Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area.

The ferry does not carry cars but bicycles are allowed. There is a $5 extra charge for your bike. Upon arrival at Sandy Hook, buses provide shuttle service to North Beach, Gunnison Beach and Beach Area E.

The ferry leaves from 2 points in Manhattan: Pier 11 (corner of Wall Street and South Street) and East 35th Street (intersection of East 35th Street and the FDR Drive).

New Jersey
MTA: Long Island Railroad

Permit required. It can be downloaded from the Long Island Railroad Website or picked up at any LIRR station. $5.00 one time fee. No more than one bicycle per cyclist on a train at a time. Certain trains are designated as "bicycle trains" and may carry more than the normal number of bicycles. See further details online.

New York
MTA: Metro North Railroad

Permit required. $5 one-time fee. Download from the Metro North website or pick one up at Grand Central terminal. See further details online.

New York
Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry travels between the St. George Ferry Terminal in Staten Island and the Whitehall Ferry Terminal (also known as South Ferry) in Manhattan. Bicycles are permitted on the Ferry, but must be stored in the designated bicycle storage areas. All bicyclists must walk their bicycles to the bicycle loading area and board from the lower level. All passengers, including bicyclists, are subject to screening.

New York
Port Authority of Allegheny County: Ride, Rack & Roll

You are good to go on Port Authority Allegheny County's bike-friendly vehicles. You can place your two-wheeled, non-motorized bike free aboard 12 Port Authority bus routes, the light rail transit system (the T) and on the Monongahela Incline. Rack 'n Roll bus routes provide convenient access to many popular destinations including local parks, recreational trails and universities. Two bikes are permitted per bus.

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)

Many bike trails are located near SEPTA routes and stations. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority's (SEPTA) vast network of bus, subway, and trolley commuter services will get you and your bike anywhere you need to go. Most SEPTA buses are equipped with bicycle racks that can hold a maximum of two bicycles. Several SEPTA Regional Rail Stations provide free hitching-post bicycle racks.

Viking Fleet

Ferry trips are onboard the brand new custom designed Viking Superstar, unless otherwise noted. Round Trip and One-Way Service between Montauk - Block Island, New London - Montauk, Montauk - Martha's Vineyard. Surfboards and Bikes One Way - $5 (Online).

Rhode Island
Advance Transit

AT is a public commuter bus service covering six towns in the Upper Valley area including Hanover, Lebanon, West Lebanon, Enfield and Canaan, White River Junction, Norwich, Wilder and Hartford Village. Service runs Monday - Friday.

AT buses are equipped with eay-to-use bicycle racks in order to increase your travel options. Loading and unloading is simple and there is no extra charge. Instructions are posted on the racks. Bikes in the racks do not touch other bikes, the bus or other vehicles. Each bike is held in place by a cushioned spring-loaded clamp.

Mad Bus

Bike racks on buses. Mad River Valley's FREE, year-round bus service. Wait for it at any bus stop in the Valley, or wave the driver down while standing in a safe location along any route. All GMTA buses are equipped with easy to use bike racks, which hold 2 bikes. Each bike is held securely by a spring-loaded clamp. You must load and unload your own bike. Bike racks are available on a first come, first served basis.