As we are approaching the end of the year, one question typically remains: What are we going to do this New Year’s Eve? When thinking about all the options you have, you should definitely consider a New Year’s Eve Cruise in New York.

New Year’s Eve Cruise NYC Options

Cruises are a great alternative to the hustle and bustle of Times Square. If you like the idea of watching the fireworks from a boat on the Hudson or East River, then one of these New Year’s Eve cruises 2018 in New York with the Manhattan’s skyline as backdrop is the right thing for you! Below you’ll find a table, comparing our favorite New Year’s Eve Cruises in New York City. Hopefully, it assists you in your decision-making!

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All-Inclusive

Fireworks over Manhattan on New Year's Eve

Fireworks over Manhattan

Bateaux Cruise NYC in front of Statue of Liberty

Boat Party 2019 NYC

Fireworks over New York

Rating

Rating

Duration

Duration

3 hours

4 hours

3 hours

5 hours

4 hours

Food

Food

Appetizers & snacks

4-course dinner

3-course dinner

Buffet dinner

Buffet lobster dinner

Drinks

Drinks

Unlimited beer, wine & soft drinks 

Open bar

Coffee, tea, ...

Open bar

Open bar

View of fireworks

View of fireworks

Music

Music

DJ

DJ

Jazz 

DJ

DJ

Departure

Departure

10pm

10pm

10pm

9pm

10pm

Pier

Pier

Pier 83

41st Marina

Chelsea Piers

Pier 36

41st St Marina

Price

Price

$179

$419

$199

$225

$349

Mobile ticket

Mobile ticket


Fireworks over Manhattan on New Year's EveCircle Line Cruise

Enjoy an open bar with great cocktails and champagne and of course fantastic views of the fireworks above the New York skyline that you cannot get from anywhere else. As the clock strikes midnight, admire unbeatable views of the fireworks shimmering above the Statue of Liberty, a picture-perfect and unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience. The New Year’s Eve Cruise in New York by Circle Line will depart from Pier 83 in Midtown Manhattan.

  • Boarding: 9 pm
  • Departure: 10 pm sharp (don’t be late!)
  • Return: roughly 1 am

This is What You’ll Get:

  • open bar
  • glass of champagne at midnight
  • hors d’oeuvres
  • an amazing view of the fireworks
  • live DJ

This is What You Should Know:

  • Passengers must be at least 18 years of age and present an ID upon boarding
  • You can dress however you like – there is no particular dress code!
  • Print or mobile tickets are available

Reserve your seats in advance and bring your tickets to the pier. There is one additional advantage: the tour operator often offers additional discounts when booking online!

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Fireworks over ManhattanLuxury Cruise

Ringing in the New Year on a New Year’s Eve cruise in New York is perfect if you want to avoid the crazy crowds at Times Square! We’ve done the cruise last year an agreed it was an unforgettable experience for all of us. The best part about it is that it is all-inclusive, so you won’t have to worry about spending any money that evening.

 

  • Boarding: 9 pm
  • Departure: 10 pm sharp (don’t be late!)
  • Return: roughly 1:30 am

This is What You’ll Get:

  • open bar
  • 4-cours dinner
  • glass of champagne at midnight
  • hors d’oeuvres
  • an amazing view of the fireworks
  • live DJ

This is What You Should Know:

  • Passengers must be at least 18 years of age and present an ID upon boarding
  • This New Year’s Eve Cruise NYC requires you to dress up a little bit – no jeans, sneakers etc.
  • Print or mobile tickets are available

Reserve your seats in advance and bring your tickets to the pier. There is one additional advantage: the tour operator often offers additional discounts when booking online!

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Bateaux Cruise NYC in front of Statue of LibertyBateaux Dinner Cruise

The Bateaux Dinner New Year’s Eve Cruise in New York offers a limited amount of tickets making sure that the experience is exclusive for those who want to celebrate in style and comfort. Throughout the evening, enjoy a 3-course dinner, an open bar, live Jazz music and stunning views of the New York City skyline. The cruise departs from Chelsea Piers.

 

  • Boarding: 9 pm
  • Departure: 10 pm sharp (don’t be late!)
  • Return: roughly 1:30 am

This is What You’ll Get:

  • beverages (coffee & tea)
  • gourmet buffet
  • glass of champagne at midnight
  • an amazing view of the fireworks
  • live DJ

This is What You Should Know:

  • Passengers must be at least 18 years of age and present an ID upon boarding
  • There is no particular dress code, but you should dress neatly
  • Print or mobile tickets are available

Reserve your seats in advance and bring your tickets to the pier. There is one additional advantage: the tour operator often offers additional discounts when booking online!

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Boat Party 2019 NYCFireworks Boat Party

The floating night club on the Liberty Belle offers everything you need for a perfect New Year’s Eve celebration. Food, drinks from three different bars, great music and a fun atmosphere. You also have the option to upgrade to VIP tickets when you get there! Once the boat pulls back onto the dock at Pier 36, you can join the after-party right there!

 

  • Boarding: 8:30 pm
  • Departure: 9 pm sharp (don’t be late!)
  • Return: roughly 1:30 am

This is What You’ll Get:

  • open bar
  • buffet dinner
  • glass of champagne at midnight
  • an amazing view of the fireworks
  • live DJ

This is What You Should Know:

  • Passengers must be at least 21 years of age and present an ID upon boarding
  • There is no particular dress code
  • Print or mobile tickets are available

Reserve your seats in advance and bring your tickets to the pier. There is one additional advantage: the tour operator often offers additional discounts when booking online!

BOOK NOW


Fireworks over New YorkLobster Dinner Cruise

The Lobster Dinner Cruise is another New Year’s Eve Cruise in New York City that we highly recommend if you like seafood! On the luxury yacht, you’ll be sipping champagne, eating seafood, including lobster, and dancing pretty much all night.

 

 

  • Boarding: 9 pm
  • Departure: 10 pm sharp (don’t be late!)
  • Return: roughly 1 am

This is What You’ll Get:

  • open bar
  • seafood buffet dinner
  • glass of champagne at midnight
  • an amazing view of the fireworks
  • live DJ

This is What You Should Know:

  • Passengers must be at least 21 years of age and present an ID upon boarding
  • Proper attire is recommended
  • Print or mobile tickets are available

Reserve your seats in advance and bring your tickets to the pier. There is one additional advantage: the tour operator often offers additional discounts when booking online!

BOOK NOW

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