Circle Line Downtown is the sister company to the New York Water Taxi (NYWT) and is an affiliate of The Durst Organization Inc. Acquired in 2008 by NYWT, Circle Line Downtown has been a staple at the South Street Seaport in Lower Manhattan for nearly 55 years. Circle Line Downtown is comprised of the ZEPHYR, a 600 passenger Luxury Yacht and The Shark, an entertainment thrill ride!
Our mission is to provide entertaining, stimulating, and enlightening ways to see New York City’s dazzling skyline, celebrated bridges, and lush waterfront parks, while maintaining a community-conscious fleet that honors our cherished waterways. Circle Line Downtown provides a wide range of options. New York harbor cruises, September 11 memorial tickets & statue of Liberty cruises are just a small selection of the variety of New York City boat tours we offer. Our professional crew and staff provide the best customer service this side of the Hudson by maintaining only the highest standards for ourselves and our customers. Enjoy the ride!