New York – Brooklyn Cruise Terminal information

The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal is one of two cruise terminals at the Port of New York. For information on the Manhattan Cruise Terminal (home to most Norwegian cruises), click here.

The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal is located at 72 Bowne Street in Brooklyn. Located in the  Red Hook district of Brooklyn, it is a very industrial area of town, but you will see a blue sign for the Brooklyn terminal at the corner of Imlay Street and Bowne. Don’t let the area fool, you, however as the area is seeing a resurgence with restaurants and shops. The terminal was built in 2006 and features modern amenities to ensure smooth and fast embarkation and debarkation.

Brooklyn Cruise Terminal Tips

– drop off luggage at the terminal prior to parking (see here for parking information)

– there are no luggage storage facilities at the port, but you can arrange for luggage storage through Luggage Hero. Click here to find locations closest to Brooklyn Cruise Terminal. 

Cruises From New York

The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal is home to Cunard’s Queen Mary 2,  as well as most Princess cruises which typically cruise the eastern sea board and Canada from Spring to Fall.

Click to see hotels near the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal.

Weather in Brooklyn

In New York, temperatures hit their peak in July and August, with humidity reaching up to 90 percent. There aren’t usually any snowstorms to worry about until December due to the city’s proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. Mild and pleasant summers are typical for the rest of the state. Keep in mind that winters can be very cold especially upstate, and there may be heavy snow and ice until well into May.

Click to see excursions in New York City.


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