New York City is currently providing free bus service for the friends and family of inmates in Rikers Island. You must be at least 16 years old with a valid picture ID to board the bus.
There are currently two pickup locations with plans of adding more in the future.
HARLEM: The corner of East 125th Street and 3rd Avenue.
BROOKLYN: In the middle of the block between Fulton Street and Willoughby Street.
They depart every 45 minutes, Wednesday and Thursday starting at 12 noon and on Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting from 6AM from both locations.
You do not need to make reservations or have a tickets.