The complimentary Tailwind Air water taxi now serves Rowes Wharf (Financial District) and Fan Pier Marina (Seaport District) on every flight to Manhattan and Plymouth
New season begins March 24
Tailwind’s seaplanes are the fastest way in and out of Manhattan. Fly over the traffic on well timed scheduled shuttles to Boston Harbor, Bridgeport, CT, or one of our 3 destinations in the Hamptons. Or charter one of our seaplanes to Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Block Island, Fishers Island, Upstate New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Virginia, and everywhere in between.
Now offering our shuttle service Boston to Manhattan!
The ultimate alternative to BOS, LGA, TEB, HPN, EWR, JFK is waiting.
Please arrive at the departure point no less than 20 minutes before departure. Anyone not present at least 10 minutes prior to departure may be denied boarding.
You must bring a government issued ID matching the passenger name(s) on the reservation.
Each customer may bring one (1) bag, weighing less than 20lbs (9kg), that fits under the seat in front, in the rear baggage compartment, or in the float baggage compartment free of charge. Passengers may be denied space for any excess baggage. Baggage not meeting Tailwind’s weight requirements may be placed on a future flight if space is available.
(New York Skyports Seaplane Base)
2430 FDR Drive Service Road E
New York, NY 10010
When you arrive look for the seaplane base entrance and our signage to the left of the parking garage as you face the water. Please allow extra time due to ongoing roadwork near the FDR Drive!
(Fan Pier Marina)
1 Marina Park Drive
Boston, MA, 02210
*Please note due to Google Maps limits, this is the closest street address but is NOT the exact location! Follow the link and instructions below to find us
Go to the end of Fan Pier Boulevard where Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse is located. Continue walking straight towards the waterfront and make a right turn at the end. Keep to the right of the Fan Pier Pavilion Roof overlook. Look for our lounge located on the large Fan Pier breakwater dock. The ramp is catty corner across the street from Davio’s.
And get access to all of our inventory when you purchase our prepaid commuter books.
Tailwind offers discounted private charter options for commuter book holders.
Great corporate rates are also available! Contact us here for more info
10 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Boston Harbor or Plymouth, MA $5,950
20 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Boston Harbor or Plymouth, MA $11,000
50 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Boston Harbor or Plymouth, MA $26,250
10 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from East Hampton $8,587.25
20 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from East Hampton $16,099.50
10 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Provincetown Airport (PVC) $8,587.25
20 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Provincetown Airport (PVC) $16,099.50
10 Pack Commuter Book Boston to/from Provincetown Airport (PVC) $2,541
20 Pack Commuter Book Boston to/from Provincetown Airport (PVC) $4,582
10 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Montauk Airport $8,587.25
20 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Montauk Airport $16,099.50
10 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Shelter Island or Sag Harbor $7,250
20 Pack Commuter Book Manhattan to/from Shelter Island or Sag Harbor $12,700
10 Pack SUPERBOOK $8,909.75
20 Pack SUPERBOOK $16,207
50 Pack SUPERBOOK $37,561
Per FAA directive related to COVID-19, anyone 2 years of age or older must wear a mask onboard our aircraft unless for short periods to eat or drink.
In addition, Tailwind Air is taking active steps to ensure that our operations remain safe, reliable, and clean. We follow the guidance of the CDC and FAA and have additional steps in place to reduce the risk of the virus. These include but are not limited to:
If you feel unwell or have recently tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, we will rebook your flight or provide a credit towards a future flight. A refund is available for refundable tickets. Failure to notify us before departure will result in forfeiture of the fare paid.
Tailwind is a veteran-owned FAA part 135 licensed and insured operator/manager of aircraft based in Rye Brook, NY (HPN). We have owned, managed and flown scheduled and charter passenger seaplane service into Manhattan’s East River street for over 6 years. We also own and manage a fleet of regional turbo prop and jet aircraft available for charter. Find out more at www.flytailwind.com (please be patient, updates reflecting our expanded service are in progress).
Tailwind operates a fleet of advanced Cessna Caravan amphibious seaplanes seating 8 Passengers and always using 2 pilot crews. We conform with and often exceed all applicable FAA standards. In addition, we provide real time flight tracking.