Opened in April 2006, the new state-of the art Brooklyn Cruise Terminal has received numerous accolades, including Cruise Terminal of the Year by Princess Cruise Lines and Best New Homeport by PortHole Magazine. The modern terminal offers all the services and comforts expected from a world-class cruise facility including 200,000 square feet of flexible terminal space, sophisticated gangways, separate bus stalls, and ample parking. Dedicated embarkation and debarkation areas allow passengers to get on the ship without waiting. In its first year of operation, the 182,000-square-foot Brooklyn Cruise Terminal welcomed 40 ships and added 330 new permanent jobs to the Brooklyn waterfront.
The terminal is located in the Red Hook area of Brooklyn, one of the city’s new hotspots with a recent influx of restaurants, retailers, and artists just steps away from the terminal.
Parking at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal is on the south side of the terminal entrance overlooking the Statue of Liberty. Parking Rates Effective 4/1/09 Short Term (Up to 1 Hour) $7.00 Short Term (Up to 2 Hours) $8.00 Short Term (Up to 6 Hours) $13.00 Daily Rate (10 Hours) $18.00 Overnight Rate (24 Hours) $23.00 Day Rate After 1st Day (Multi Days) $20.00 Monthly $480.00
Reservations are not needed to park and taxes are included in the rates. Parking resides in an outdoor lot with security. There is no upcharge for sport utility vehicles. Payment is accepted by cash and the following major credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express. Drop-off Pick-up Car Before/After Cruise
Please keep your ticket with you during your cruise. At the completion of your cruise, please take your ticket to one of the blue pay station machines. These machines are located inside the terminal exit and at the pedestrian entrance to the parking lot. Bring cruise ticket and parking ticket to show guard to gain access to the lot. Parking fees must be paid before driving to the exit gate. If you need a cab after drop-off, call Future Car Group car service at (718) 858-1234 and tell them to pick you up at “Pier 12″ and wait at the Guard Booth..
Contact Brooklyn New York Cruise Terminal: For inquiries regarding Brooklyn Cruise Terminal parking, please contact: By email: BCT@nycedc.com By phone: (718) 246-2794 x303
The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal is managed by the New York City Economic Development Corporation. Contact The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal management at: (212) 312-3797 or (347) 461-3165 for Leonard Imperial, VP, Cruise Terminal Operations. Total number of Cruise Passengers for 2010 (estimated): 240,194 Total number of Cruise Calls for 2010 (estimated): 47
Embarking: Immediately upon entering the Terminal, passengers will be directed towards the security and passenger screening area, and check-in area Disembarking Following retrieval of baggage and exiting the Terminal building, returning passengers will be directed to awaiting coaches, taxis/limousines, and car parking. Passengers with cars may first retrieve their car and then pick-up luggage and fellow travelers. Luggage Drop Off
Passengers arriving by private car should drop off luggage and passengers at the Terminal curbside first, and then proceed to the parking lot. Luggage Storage. There are no storage lockers for luggage at the terminal for passengers. You will need to find an alternate facility to store luggage.
Brooklyn NYC Cruiseport Main Office: Pier 12, Building 112 Brooklyn, NY 11231 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brooklyn Cruise Terminal Address for GPS use ONLY: 72 Bowne Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
Leonard A. Imperial (VP, Cruise Terminal Operations) Office: (212) 312-3797 Cell: (347) 461-3165
Thomas Spina (VP, Director of Cruise Operations) Office: (212) 312-4286 Cell: (347) 672-4573 Brooklyn NYC Cruise, Other Useful Phone Numbers U.S. Customs: (212) 399-2901 U.S. Immigration: (212) 641-4461 Multi-lingual Customer Service: (212) 484-1222 General NYC Info.: 311 or (212) NEW-YORK