Getting There

State Fair Meadowlands is conveniently located in the heart of the Tri-state area where Route 3 and the New Jersey Turnpike meet, easily accessible to all major highways.  See Driving Directions Below or set your GPS to 102 New Jersey 120, East Rutherford, NJ 07073.

Bus and Rail Service

Weekdays, there is limited Bus and Rail Service available from New York City and New Jersey.

New Jersey Transit's Trip Planner

For information by telephone, call NJ Transit Information Center. Automated service is available 24/7 and operators are available from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Nationwide: (973) 275-5555
Text Telephone TT: (800) 772-2287

Weekends - FREE Shuttle Buses from/to Secaucus Junction and Fairgrounds
Bus runs every 30 minutes
Fridays and July 3, 6pm to Midnight
Saturdays and July 4, 4pm to Midnight
Sundays 4pm to 11pm
 

 
By Car

Handicap Parking is located in Lot G

Mapping/GPS:  102 New Jersey 120, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

  • From the George Washington Bridge
    • Follow Interstate 95 South signs to the NJ Turnpike South, Western Spur (Sports Complex to exit 16W), which provides direct access to the Sports Complex parking areas. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • From the Lincoln Tunnel
    • Take Route 3 West and follow the signs to the Sports Complex and Racetrack. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • Traveling North on the New Jersey Turnpike
    • Follow the Western Spur (Sports Complex to Exit 16W), which provides direct access to Sports Complex parking areas. Follow signs to FAIR.
    • If congested, use Eastern Spur (Lincoln Tunnel) to exit 16E to Route 3 West. Take Route 3 West and follow the signs to the Sports Complex and Racetrack.
  • Traveling South on the Garden State Parkway
    • Garden State Parkway South to exit 163 (Route 17).
    • Follow Route 17 to Paterson Plank Road.
    • Take Paterson Plank Road East to the Sports Complex. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • Traveling North on the Garden State Parkway
    • Garden State Parkway North to exit 153A (Route 3).
    • Follow Route 3 East to the Sports Complex. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • From Holland Tunnel or Brooklyn-Staten Island Bridge Crossings
    • Take New Jersey Turnpike extension to the NJ Turnpike North. Follow directions above. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • From Eastern Pennsylvania – I-80 Eastbound
    • Take Exit 64 towards Route 17 to Paterson Plank Road.
    • Take Paterson Plank Road East to the Sports Complex. Follow signs to FAIR.
  • From Eastern Pennsylvania I-78 Eastbound
    • Take the exit onto I-95 North (NJ Turnpike) and follow the Western Spur to Exit 16W, which provides direct access to Sports Complex parking areas. Follow signs to FAIR.
    • If congested, use Eastern Spur (Lincoln Tunnel) to exit 16E to Route 3 West. Take Route 3 West and follow the signs to the Sports Complex and Racetrack