The Garden State's largest metropolis, blossoms just 8 short miles from Manhattan. Air, water, roadway, railway, bike path, footbridge and subway, Newark offers every manner of transportation imaginable, providing access that's unbelievable.
There are also six major highways, offering access to, through and around Newark:
NJ Turnpike: This north-south highway runs along the eastern edge of the city with Exits 13A, 14, 15E and 15W serving Newark and providing easy access to New York City through the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels and the George Washington Bridge.
I-78: This interstate highway, along with US Route 22, runs east-west along the southern end of Newark, borders the airport and provides access to the western suburbs and the NJ Turnpike.
US 1/9: Also known as the Pulaski Skyway, this highway runs north-south through the southern part of the city and leads directly to the Holland Tunnel. (Northbound lanes: currently undergoing rehabilitation)
I-280: This highway bisects Newark and connects the NJ Turnpike to I-80 and points north and west.
Route 21: Newark's primary artery, along with Broad Street, this thoroughfare runs from the airport through the heart of the city to US 46.
Garden State Parkway: Many exits from the parkway connect to Newark's downtown, neighborhoods, airport and seaport.