FREE WEEKEND SHUTTLE BUS FOR GOVERNOR MARIO M. CUOMO BRIDGE PATH BEGINS MAY 8

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At 3.6 miles, the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge features one of the longest shared use paths in the United States.  Located on the northern side of the bridge’s westbound span, cyclists and pedestrians encounter six scenic overlooks, interpretive signage and works of public art as they cross the Hudson River. Food, restrooms, and other amenities are available at each landing in Westchester and Rockland counties.

For more information about the path, visit the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge website.
To download the press release click here.

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The shuttle buses will run every 20 minutes between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. on weekends and allow easy access to the landings on both sides of the recreational path. The shuttle serves four stops and travels both eastbound and westbound to support usage of the shared use path.

  • ·     Path’s Rockland County landing in South Nyack
  • ·     Palisades Center - Lot J
  • ·     Path’s Westchester County landing in Tarrytown
  • ·     Tarrytown train station

If the primary landing parking lots on each side are full, visitors can find additional parking in Westchester at the Tarrytown Train Station and in Rockland at Palisades Center – Lot J. Visitors can also take the Metro-North Hudson Line to Tarrytown. The path’s parking lots feature a four-hour time limit and fill up quickly on weekends. Visitors are strongly encouraged to check the bridge’s Twitter account (@GMMCB) for updates on parking lot status and weather conditions. 
For the shuttle schedule click here.

 weekday bus
 

Hudson Link H05 and H07 buses travel over the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge connecting Rockland and Westchester counties.  The H05 stops at South Nyack (the path’s Rockland Landing).  The H07 stops at South Nyack and Route 119 (the path’s Westchester Landing).

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For H05 scheules click here.  
For H07 schedules click here.
 
Covid Prevention

To ensure the safety of all using the path, visitors should keep six feet apart from others. When social distancing cannot be maintained, visitors are asked to wear a face covering on the path and in the restrooms. Physical signs are posted to remind visitors of their shared responsibilities during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.  Face coverings must be worn at all times during the duration of the bus ride.

Metro-North RailRoad

Take the train to the Tarrytown Train Station or White Plains and just catch Hudson Link to the to the path.  On the weekends there will be a free shuttle bus from the Tarrytown Train Station or you can take the H07.  If you are traveling through White Plains, hop on the H05 to South Nyack stop to to the path’s Rockland Landing. 

 
From NYC

Use the Hudson Link Grand Central Terminal Interactive Scheduler to plan your trip to the path Monday - Thursday.  Click here to go to scheduler.

 
Take Your Bike on Hudson Link

All Hudson Link buses are equipped with bike racks that can accommodate three adult standard-sized bikes. Customers load/unload their own bicycles on the bike rack.  Bikes cannot be accommodated onboard (except for folding bikes*) or in the luggage compartment.  Bike Racks are located at many of the Hudson Link bus shelters.   Click here for a video on how to use the bike rack.
*Folding bikes are permitted aboard buses at all times. Please fold your bike before boarding and don't block the aisle.

Things to do around the shared use path

No matter what side of the path you end up on there are plenty of things to do.  Both Nyack and Tarrytown have great outdoor dining options and vistas.  Be prepared to spend the day exploring.