NJ Transportation Details

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Getting to New Jersey has never been easier. Depending on your destination, New Jersey’s proximity to international airports, access to Amtrak, Greyhound, and NJ Transit makes it effortless to get around the state. Once you’re here, a network of highways, train, bus and ferry services make it easy to connect to each service and get to wherever you need to go.

 

Airports

New Jersey is easily accessible by air. Home to two international airports, New Jersey also offers dozens of executive and smaller facilities. In addition, other major airports are located nearby in New York City and Philadelphia.

 

New Jersey Airports

New York City Airports

Pennsylvania Airports

Newark Liberty Int'l Airport
973-961-6000
www.newarkairport.com
John F. Kennedy (JFK) Int'l Airport
718-244-4444
www.kennedyairport.com
Philadelphia Int'l Airport
215-937-6937
www.phl.org
Atlantic City Int'l Airport
609-645-7895
www.acairport.com
LaGuardia Int'l Airport
718-533-3400
www.laguardiaairport.com
Lehigh Valley Int'l Airport
610-266-6000
www.flylvia.com

 

Car Rentals

Rental cars are available at all the major airports in New Jersey and satellite offices located throughout the state.

 

  Newark Liberty Int'l Airport LaGuardia
Int'l Airport
J. F. Kennedy
Int'l Airport
Atlantic City
Int'l Airport
Philadelphia
Int'l Airport
Avis
800-633-3469
888-849-0277 718-507-3600 718-244-5404 609-383-9356 215-792-0900
Budget
800-218-7992
800-621-2380 718-639-6400 718-656-1890 609-383-0682 215-492-9043
Dollar
800-800-4000
866-434-2226 866-434-2226 866-434-2226   866-434-2226
Enterprise
800-261-7331
973-792-0312 718-457-2900 718-533-7013  609-272-1791 215-492-0626
Hertz
800-654-3131
973-621-2000 718-478-5300 718-656-7600 609-646-7733 215-492-7205
National Car
877-222-9058
973-849-2060 800-290-0133 718-632-8300   215-492-2750

 

Bus Service

Getting to New Jersey is also easy by bus. NJ Transit operates a large fleet of buses running from the southwest tip of the Skylands to the southeast point of Cape May. Greghound also makes stops in New Jersey coming in from other states. Charter buses for larger groups can also be arranged. Once in the state, special tours can be accessed. 

 

NJ Transit
Serves New Jersey with connections to New York City and Philadelphia.
973-275-5555
TTY 800-772-2287
www.njtransit.com
Greyhound
Major stops in Newark, Atlantic City, Mount Laurel and Camden.
800-231-2222
www.greyhound.com
Charter Buses, Tour Buses
and Group Operators
Click Here for listing.

 

 

Train Service

Whether you're traveling for work or play, ride the Garden State's well-developed rail system, serving all major metropolitan areas of New Jersey.
NJ Transit
Serves New Jersey with connections to New York City and Philadelphia.
973-275-5555
TTY 800-772-2287
www.njtransit.com
Hudson-Bergen Light Rail
Serves Bayonne and Jersey City with connections to New York City.
973-275-5555
www.njtransit.com
PATCO
(Port Authority Transit Corporation)
Serves Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.
856-772-6900
Amtrak
800-872-7245
TTY 800-523-6590
www.amtrak.com
Newark Light Rail
Serves Newark, Orange and Bloomfield with connections to New York City.
973-275-5555
www.njtransit.com
PATH
(Port Authority Trans-Hudson)
Serves Newark, Jersey City and Hoboken to lower Manhattan.
800-234-7284.
www.panynj.gov
 
River Line Light Rail
Serves Camden and Trenton with connection to New York City.
973-275-5555
www.njtransit.com
SEPTA
(Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority)
Serves Trenton, Philadelphia and surrounding areas.
215-580-7800
www.septa.org

 

New Jersey Ferry Service

Leave your car at home, avoid traffic jams and enjoy the comfort and convenience aboard a New Jersey Ferry. Ferry Services connect New Jersey to New York City, Philadelphia and Delaware. All aboard!
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Service between New Jersey and Delaware. 
1200 Lincoln Blvd., Cape May, NJ
43 Cape Henlopen Dr., Lewes, DE
800-643-3779
www.capemaylewesferry.com
Three Forts Ferry at Ft. Mott
Serves three ports on the Delaware River (April-October)
Fort Mott State Park
454 Mott State Park, Pennsville, NJ
Fort DuPont State Park
45 Clinton St., Delaware City, DE 
856-935-3218
www.threeforts.com
Liberty Landing Ferry
Serves Jersey City to Manhattan.
Liberty Landing Marina
Liberty State Park, 80 Audrey Zapp Dr., Jersey City, NJ
Warren Street
1 Warren St., Jersey City, NJ
World Financial Center
New York, New York
201-604-5799
www.libertylandingferry.com
New York Waterway
Serves Jersey City, Hoboken, Weehawken and New York City.
Pershing Road
Weehawken, NJ 07086
800-533-3779
www.nywaterway.com
RiverLink Ferry
Serves Camden and Philadelphia (March - December)
Camden
2 Riverside Dr., Camden, NJ
Philadelphia (behind the Independence Seaport Museum)
211 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd.,
Philadelphia, PA

215-925-5465
www.riverlinkferry.org
Seastreak
Serves Atlantic Highlands, Highlands & Pier 11 Wall St., East 34 St., New York City
732-872-2628
www.seastreakusa.com
Statue Cruises - Statue of Liberty Ferry
Service from Liberty State Park to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Liberty State Park, NJ; Pier 16 @ South Street Seaport, NY; Battery Park, NY
877-LADY-TIX (877- 523- 9849)
www.statuecruises.com
 

 

New Jersey Highways & Toll Roads

Traveling in New Jersey is enjoyable when you journey along the State’s well maintained highways, 11 interstate routes, or three toll roads that service the state.

 

Atlantic City Expressway
44 miles, Atlantic City to State Rt. 42.
609-965-6060
www.acexpressway.com
Garden State Parkway
173 miles, Cape May to New York State Thruway.
732-442-8600
www.state.nj.us/turnpike
New Jersey Turnpike
148 miles, Delaware Memorial Bridge to New York City.
732-247-0900
www.state.nj.us/turnpike
For information on state roads, contact:
NJ Department of Transportation
609-530-2000
www.state.nj.us/transportation