Directions from major airports and locations

John F. Kennedy Airport

LaGuardia Airport

South New Jersey or Philadelphia

Connecticut

Westchester

Long Island

Teterboro Airport

Newark Airport

Westchester Airport

From John F. Kennedy Airport:

Take Van Wyck Expressway North to Long Island Expressway West to Queens-Midtown Tunnel. Go through tunnel. Once through tunnel bear right onto 37th Street. At first traffic light make a right onto 3rd Avenue. Take 3rd Avenue to 60th Street and make a left onto 60th Street to 5th Avenue. Cross 5th Avenue bearing left around traffic circle to light. The Plaza is straight ahead.

From LaGuardia Airport:

Take Grand Central Parkway west to Triboro Bridge. Exit right for Manhattan, pay toll and bear left for FDR Drive South. Take FDR South to 63rd Street exit. Turn right onto 63rd Street to 5th Avenue. Make a left onto 5th Avenue to 60th Street. Make a right onto 60th Street following traffic circle around to the light. The Plaza is straight ahead.

From South New Jersey or Philadelphia:

Take the New Jersey Turnpike north to exit 16E Lincoln Tunnel. Pay toll and follow signs to Lincoln Tunnel. On the Manhattan side, the road will fork suddenly. Take left fork; go up 3 blocks to 42nd Street. Make a left at 42nd Street, then a right onto 10th Avenue. Take 58th Street to 6th Avenue and make a left. Go one block to Central Park South, and make a right. The hotel is the last building on that first block on the right hand side.

From Connecticut:

Take either Merritt Parkway (becomes Hutchinson Parkway) or Connecticut Turnpike into New York. Follow signs for Triboro Bridge. At the end of first part of bridge, make a right before the toll booth. Go through the second set of toll booths, stay to the left, follow the sign for FDR Drive and take a left curving exit down onto FDR Drive South. Take FDR to 63rd Street exit (sign also says Queensboro Bridge). Turn right onto 63rd Street until it ends at 5th Avenue. Make a left on 5th Avenue, come down to 60th Make a right onto 60th Street and follow the traffic circle to the light. The hotel is straight ahead.

From Westchester:

Take Hutchinson Parkway. Follow signs for Triboro Bridge. At the end of the first part of the bridge, make a right before the toll booth. Go through the second set of toll booths, stay to the left, follow the sign for FDR Drive and take a left curving exit down onto FDR Drive South. Take FDR to 63rd Street exit (sign also says Queensboro Bridge). Turn right onto 63rd Street until it dead ends at 5th Avenue. Make a left on 5th Avenue, come down to 60th. Make a right onto 60th Street and follow the traffic circle to the light. The hotel is straight ahead.

From Long Island:

Take Long Island Expressway and go through Queens-Midtown Tunnel. Once through the tunnel, bear right and go into East 37th Street to the first light. Go right at the light onto 3rd Avenue to 60th Street (Bloomingdale's). Go left onto 60th Street, continue until 5th Avenue. Cross 5th Avenue, go left around the traffic circle to the light. The hotel is straight ahead.

TETERBORO AIRPORT

Take NJ-17 North towards I-80 E. Merge onto the I-95 N/New Jersey Turnpike, pay toll, and go over the George Washington Bridge. Take the exit onto Harlem River Drive, which becomes FDR Drive/East River Dr. Continue South until the East 63rd Street exit. Turn right onto E 63rd, then make a left when you get to 2nd Avenue. Take this until 60th Street, and make a right. Turn left at Grand Army Plaza and the hotel will be on your right.

NEWARK AIRPORT

Take the Turnpike North ramp to I-78/New Jersey Turnpike North. Pay tolls and follow signs to 16E/Lincoln Tunnel. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for NJ3/Seacaucus and merge onto NJ-495 E. Pay toll, then continue into New York. Take the exit toward Dyer Avenue. Turn left at Dyer Avenue, then take the first right onto West 40th Street. Make a left onto 8th Avenue. At the traffic circle, take the second exit onto West 59th Street/Central Park South. Turn right at 5th Avenue/Grand Army Plaza; the hotel will be on your right.

WESTCHESTER COUNTY AIRPORT

Head south on Tower Road toward Lake Street/Purchase Street. Turn left at Lake Street/Purchase Street. Next, turn right to merge onto 907 W/Hutchinson River Parkway. Continue onto 907 K and follow signs for Cross County Parkway/George Washington Bridge. Take the Saw Mill Parkway South exit toward New York City. Continue onto Henry Hudson Parkway, pay toll and continue onto New York 9A South. Turn left at West 52nd Street, then make a left at 8th Avenue. At the traffic circle, take the second exit onto West 59 Street/Central Park South. Turn right at 5th Avenue/Grand Army Plaza; the hotel will be on your right.

Transportation:

Our Concierge desk will be delighted to assist with car and limousine arrangements. Access to The Plaza’s house car is also available to guests, upon availability. Taxis are readily available at the hotel and can be obtained at the 5th Avenue entrance.