Directions + Parking
Below you will find directions and parking information for the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
|Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
655 W 34th St, New York City
Javits Center Directions & Parking
Please keep in mind that the public one-way transportation fare is $2.75. The subways and buses accept MetroCards only. With MetroCards you can transfer from subway to bus and bus to subway for one fare. MetroCards are available at the Javits Center as well as local stores.
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M34 and M42: NEW! The 34th Street cross-town bus (M34) will now stop on 11th Avenue between 34th & 33rd Streets. The 42nd Street cross-town bus (M42) will now stop at 42nd Street and 11th Avenue. These buses run river to river (east–west) with stops on every block and are accessible from north–south routes via a free transfer. Public bus lines also serve Fifth Avenue (M2, M3, M5) and Avenue of the Americas (M5, M6, M7) with north–south routes stopping approximately every other block.
Port Authority: New Jersey Transit and other buses arrive at the Port Authority terminal at 42nd Street between 8th and 9th Avenues. The M42 will bring you from there to the Javits Center.
The No.7 line extension to Hudson Yard is great news for all NY NOW attendees and exhibitors. The subway stop is right across the street from the Javits Center- at 34 St and 11th Ave! The 7 line is one of the most useful subway lines as it stops at Grand Central, Times Square and Bryant Park.
The following trains stop at 34th Street/Penn Station:
The Long Island Railroad, Amtrak, New Jersey Transit, PATH (33rd Street and 6th Avenue)
The following subway lines stop at 34th Street:
8th Avenue: A, C and E
7th Avenue: 1, 2, and 3
6th Avenue: N, R and Q
The following trains stop at 42nd Street:
Metro North Railroad trains stop at Grand Central Station at 42nd Street between Lexington and Vanderbilt Avenues.
The following subway lines stop at 42nd Street:
8th Avenue: A, C and E
7th Avenue: 1, 2, 3, N, R and Q
For further information, call MTA Travel info: (718) 330-1234 or view an MTA subway map.
The NY Waterway operates a ferry from Weehawken, NJ. In just 4 minutes the ferry takes you across the Hudson River to 39th Street and 12th Avenue, just one block from the Javits Center. Just park at the convenient lot adjacent to the ferry terminal and take a ferry which leaves every 10-15 minutes during peak hours.
Visit www.nywaterway.com or call 1-800-53-FERRY for schedule and information.
There are many parking garages throughout the Javits Center vicinity. Please refer to Parking for locations and phone numbers of convenient parking near us. We are located on 11th Avenue between 34th & 39th Streets.
From the North (Westchester, Connecticut, Massachusetts):
95 South (via the Cross-Bronx Expressway) to the George Washington Bridge. At approach to bridge, bear right to lower level. Exit at the last exit in New York Parkway South 9A. Follow Parkway South (Henry Hudson Parkway/West Side Highway) to 42nd Street. Turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.
Saw Mill River Parkway/Henry Hudson Parkway/Route 9A: Follow 9A South to 42nd Street. Turn Left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.
New York State Thruway/Major Deegan Expressway/Route 87: Major Deegan Expressway to George Washington Bridge exit. Stay in right lane towards lower level. Exit at the last exit in New York Parkway South 9A. Follow Parkway South (Henry Hudson Parkway/West Side Highway) to 42nd Street. Turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.
From the South (New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Etc.):
95 North to the New Jersey Turnpike: Exit at the Lincoln Tunnel. When exiting the tunnel, bear left. Follow signs for uptown or northbound to 42nd Street. Turn left onto 42nd Street until you reach 11th Avenue and turn left.
George Washington Bridge to Parkway South 9A. At 42nd Street, turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.
From Queens and Long Island:
Queens-Midtown Tunnel: Take Southbound or Downtown exit to 34th Street and turn right. Go west to 12th Avenue and turn right on 12th Avenue to 39th Street where you turn right.
Queensboro/59th Street Bridge: Take 60/61st Street Exit. Go to 5th Avenue alongside Central Park to 59th Street. Turn right onto 59th Street to 7th Avenue and turn left. Go two blocks to 57th Street and turn right. Follow 57th Street to 11th Avenue and turn left.
From Staten Island:
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge eastbound to the Gowanus Expressway, to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel. Exit westbound to the West Side Highway/12th Avenue. At 39th Street, turn right. Go one block to 11th Avenue.
Please note that our marshaling yard is on 33rd Street between 11th and 12th Avenues. Trucks higher than 12 ft. 6 in. will not clear tunnels. They must use a bridge. Ask the height of the trucks to be certain. Also remember that no trucks are allowed on parkways.
95 South (via the Cross Bronx-Expressway): Exit at Amsterdam Avenue and cross the University Avenue Bridge to 181st Street. Turn left onto Broadway (see Street Directions below).
87 South (via the Major Deegan Expressway): Exit at 155th Street/Macombs Dam Bridge. Continue west on 155th Street to Broadway where you turn left (see Street Directions below).
Triborough Bridge: To Manhattan. Exit at 125th Street. Go west to Broadway and turn left (see Street Directions below).
Street Directions: Continue on Broadway to the intersection of Broadway, West 65th Street and Columbus Avenue. Bear right onto Columbus. This becomes 9th Avenue at 59th Street. Stay on 9th Avenue to 34th Street. Turn right onto 34th Street to 12th Avenue, turn right. At 39th Street, turn right.
12′ 6″ and under: From Long Island Route 495 (Long Island Expressway): To Queens Midtown Tunnel. Take southbound or downtown exit to 34th Street and turn right. Go west to 12th Avenue and turn right. At 39th Street turn right.
From Staten Island and Brooklyn: From the Verrazanno Narrows Bridge, take the Gowanus Expressway to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel. Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue. At 39th Street turn right.
Over 12′ 6″: Manhattan Bridge: Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue. Continue on 12th Avenue until 39th Street. Turn right.
New Jersey Approach: See directions from George Washington Bridge.
Parking Lots and Garages
There is no parking at the Javits Center. However, there are a variety of lots open, ranging from 24-hour, 7-days a week, to more limited service. So, if you have any questions make sure to call ahead.
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Central Parking System is the leading provider of parking services in the World. 20 convenient facilities are located near the Javits Center, and they often have coupons available on their website. www.parking.com
Enterprise Parking System www.enterpriseparking.com (212) 564-3199
• 453 West 38th Street
• 404 West 37th Street
• 451 10th Avenue
• 444 10th Avenue
• 447 West 35th Street
• 505 West 37th Street
Manhattan Parking Group (“MPG”), the most convenient and affordable parking garage for The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York and is offering NY NOW attendees and exhibitors some great deals on parking!
Facility Address: 475 West 41st Street, New York, NY 10036. Just outside the Lincoln Tunnel on 41st Street between 9th and 10th Avenue. Just three blocks from the Javits Center.