Getting to Campus

Here is the campus area map on Google or get your own directions using the destination of 154 Summit Street, Newark, NJ 07102.  This is the address for NJIT's Office of Public Safety and the NJIT parking deck. 

Here's how to get to NJIT via:


Driving Directions

Garden State Parkway (GSP): Take exit 145 to Route 280 East, then follow Route 280 East directions.

New Jersey Turnpike: Take exit 15W to Route 280 West, then follow Route 280 West directions.

Route 280 West: After drawbridge, take Exit 14B (Broad Street/MLK Blvd.). At bottom of exit ramp, make a left. Go one block to stop sign. Make a left on MLK Blvd. Go five lights to Warren Street. Make a right on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.

Route 280 East: Take Exit 13 (First Street/Newark). At light, make a right on First Street. Go three lights to W. Market Street. Make the soft left on W. Market Street. Go four lights to MLK Blvd. Make a left on MLK Blvd. Go one light to Warren Street. Make a left on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.

Route 1 & 9 North & South: Take exit marked Newark, Route 21 (McCarter Highway). Get in the right lane on the bridge and take the Broad St. exit.  Go about 1 mile. Make a left on Court Street. Make a right at third light on MLK Blvd. Make a left at fifth light on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.

Route 78: Take Route 78 to the Garden State Parkway. Follow GSP directions.

Route 22: Take Route 22 to Route 21 North. Follow directions for Route 21 North.

Route 21 North: Get in the right lane on the bridge and take the Broad St. exit.  Go about 1 mile. Make a left on Court Street. Make a right at third light on MLK Blvd. Make a left at fifth light on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to the NJIT Parking Deck.

Route 21 South: From 21 South, turn right on Bridge Street shortly after passing beneath Route 280 overpass.  Turn left on Broad Street. Go one block and turn right on Washington Place. Go one block and turn left on Halsey Street. Go one block and turn right on Central Avenue. Make the third left on MLK Blvd. At first light, turn right on Warren Street. Go two blocks to Colden Street. Make a left on Colden Street. Follow signs to NJIT Parking Deck.

New York Thruway: Thruway to Exit 14A, Garden State Parkway. Follow GSP directions above.

George Washington Bridge: NJ Turnpike South to Exit 15W. Follow Route 280 West directions above.

Lincoln Tunnel: West on Route 3 to NJ Turnpike South to Exit 15W. Follow Route 280 West directions above.

From Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island: Take Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (Interstate 278) and follow 278 across Staten Island. Cross Goethels Bridge. Follow signs to New Jersey Turnpike North then follow New Jersey Turnpike directions above.

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Public Transportation


Newark Liberty International Airport

Five miles from NJIT campus. A minibus (Newark Airlink) or taxi service connects the airport with Penn Station in Newark bus, city subway and taxi connections may be obtained at the station.
Note: Train service is available directly from Newark Liberty International Airport to Newark Penn Station.


Newark Penn Station

Connections to the NJIT campus may be made by bus, city subway, or taxi.


Morris & Essex Line Broad Street Station

A five-block walk to the NJIT campus via MLK Blvd. or University Ave. to Central Avenue. Taxi service is also available.  NJ Transit Light Rail is also available.  (Note:  the Light Rail route requires a switch at Newark's Penn Station; this mode of transport will take you some time).


Newark Light Rail

From Penn Station in Newark, take the Warren Street stop for the NJIT Campus.  The Newark City Subway is now part of the Newark Light Rail System run by NJ Transit.


NJ Transit Go bus 28

Go bus 28 provides a faster, more convenient trip between Bloomfield, Downtown Newark and Newark Liberty International Airport.  Go bus 28 departs every 10 – 15 minutes from 3:30am to 2:00am daily. That’s virtually continuous service. No matter what shift you work, what classes you take, or where life takes you along the route, go bus 28 will get you there, day or night!

NJIT/Rutgers Shuttle Schedule

The shuttle bus is operated jointly with Rutgers-Newark and provides transportation for the University community between the two campuses, major mass transit systems, and Harrison and Kearny. As a courtesy, shuttle service is free to the Rutgers/NJIT community who present identification.

All University Shuttle Buses are in direct radio communications with Public Safety headquarters. A handicapped accessible van is also available to transport handicapped persons throughout our campus during Shuttle Service hours.

More information about the shuttle buses.

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