Getting Here


Watch Hill & Sailors Haven are generally reachable by ferry service, water taxis, or private vessel.

By Ferry

Watch Hill – Take the ferry from the Watch Hill Ferry Terminal at
150 West Ave. Patchogue, NY located behind the Patchogue Bowling Alley, diagonally across the street from the west end of the LIRR Patchogue Station. You can walk from the LIRR train station and Parking is FREE at the terminal. For NYC Day Trippers take advantage of the MTA Beach Getaway deal.

Click here for the Watch Hill Ferry Schedule

Sailors Haven – Take the ferry from Sayville Ferry at 41 River Rd. in Sayville, NY. Sayville Ferry offers paid parking. The LIRR Sayville Train Station is approximately 1.3 miles from the ferry terminal. Although walkable plan on about a 26 minute walk to catch your ferry or grab one of the many taxis that wait for each train. For NYC Day Trippers take advantage of the MTA Beach Getaway deal.

Click here for the Sailors Haven Ferry Schedule

By Boat

Coordinates to come….

By Water Taxi

Fire Island Water Taxi services both Watch Hill and Sailors Haven from western towns and can provide cross bay services. Sailors Haven service is made by request but has more frequent service due to the water taxis passing from the western Fire Island towns like Kismet, Saltaire, Fair Harbor, Atlantique, Ocean Beach, Seaview and Ocean Bay Park heading to Cherry Grove and the Pines and back. Watch Hill is more limited but can also be made by request. You can call FI Water Taxi at 631-665-8885 or visit there website for more information.

The Long Way

For the heartiest of hikers or bikers you can work your way from the Fire Island Lighthouse where there is parking at Robert Moses State Park Field 5. It is a long long walk to Sailors Haven from the Lighthouse. Just keep in mind there is no overnight parking at Robert Moses.

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