Park & Ride Lots
These lots are convenient places to meet carpool/vanpool partners, or pick up a bus,
train or subway. Parking is often free and the lots are usually located next to mass transit
services or major roadways. To find Park & Ride lots in your area, Click here.
High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes
HOV lanes (aka carpool lanes) are reserved for vehicles carrying a minimum of 2 or sometimes 3
passengers. Cars or vans traveling in these lanes can avoid traffic and get to work faster. Below
you'll find a list of HOV lanes in the New York metropolitan area:
Brooklyn Gowanus Expressway Ovington Ave. to Shore Parkway Merge
Brooklyn Gowanus Expressway Verrazano Plaza to Ovington Ave.
Brooklyn Gowanus Expressway 55th St. to Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel
Brooklyn Prospect Expressway Outbound Gowanus
Queens Long Island Expressway Westbound into the Queens-Midtown Tunnel (morning peak only)
Staten Island Staten Island Expwy Between Slossen Ave and the Verrazano Narrows Bridge Toll Plaza
Long Island Long Island Expressway Exit 32 to Exit 64