Travel & Lodging

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In Manhattan

Aloft Hotel
2296 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York, NY 10027 • (212) 749-4000 • Email
Estimated rated: $305 per night
Driving/Cab: 7 minutes; 0.8 mile
Public transportation: 13 minutes (M60 Bus)
Walking: 14 minutes

Hilton Times Square
234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 • (212) 840-8222 • Email
Limited availability**
Estimated rate: $347 per night
Driving/cab: 14-20 minutes (no traffic), 25-45 minutes; 5.7 miles
Public transportation: 25 minutes (1 train)

AC Hotels by Marriott Times Square
260 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018 • (212) 398-2700 • Email
Estimated rate: $382 per night
Driving/cab: 14-20 minutes (no traffic), 25-45 minutes, 6.1 miles,
Public transportation: 25 minutes (1 train) 


Hotels along Route 4 in New Jersey:

Holiday Inn GW Bridge
2339 Rte 4 E, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 • (201) 944-5000 • Email
Estimated rate  - $143 per night
Driving - 12-15 min (no traffic), 25-50 min (with traffic); 6.5 miles from TRC
Shuttle for $10 per person one way, specific hours times (6:30am, 8:30am, 10 am), drops off at 178th Fort Washington St (Followed by taking 1 train).
Public transportation:  39 – 49 min (Via walking 2 min to the NJT 171 bus then 1 Subway)

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
2117 Route 4 Eastbound, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 • (201) 461-9000 • Email
Estimated rate: $172 per night
Driving: 12 – 24 min (no traffic), 15-45 min (traffic); 5.2 miles from TRC
Offers a shuttle to NYC: $10 per person one-way/$20 RT per person(shuttle runs eight times a day, picks up at Doubletree Fort Lee and drop off Hilton NYC at 6th/54th St).
Public transportation: 52 min, (Via walking 12 minutes to the 171 bus, transfer at GW Bus Terminal to M4 bus, 2 min walk to TRC)

Best Western Fort Lee
2300 Route 4, Fort Lee, New Jersey 07024 • (201)-461-7000 • Email
Estimated rate: $118 per night
Driving/cab: 12-18 min (no traffic), 28 – 60 min (traffic); 6.7 miles
No shuttle bus
Public transportation: 60 minutes (Via walking 7 mins to NJT Bus 182, transfer  to M5, 3 min walk to TRC)

Crown Plaza Englewood
401 S Van Brunt St, Englewood, NJ 07631 • (201) 871-2020 • Email
Estimated rated: $136 per night
Shuttle service: $10 per person, Drops off at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital (6:30am, 10 am, and 8 pm) – [Followed by taking the 1 train down]
Driving/cab: 12-24 min (no traffic), 24-55 min (traffic); 7.2 miles
Public transportation: 51 minutes (Via walking 4 min to Route 4 bus, transfer to M5, walk 3 min to TRC) 


Getting to Riverside Church from Airports:

Newark
Taxi: $50-$75, 30-45 min (no traffic), 40-60 min (traffic)
Bus: (Not recommended to take the bus, taking the Newark Express train is the easiest public transit option)
Train: $8.25, 1 hr 15 min, (Newark express train to the 1 train) 

JFK
Taxi: Flat rate of $52 plus tolls, 35-40 min (no traffic), 45 min –75 min (traffic)
Bus: (Not recommended to take the bus, the Airtrain is easiest public transit option)
Train: $7.25, 1 hr 15 min (Airtrain to a LIRR train or A train, then to the 1 or 3 train)

LaGuardia
Taxi: Approximately $45, 24 min (no traffic), 1 hr (traffic)
Bus: 1 hr, M60 Bus
Train: (Not recommended to take the train, the direct M60 from Terminal C  drops off next to The Riverside Church)