Getting Here

Prudential Center is one of the most easily accessible arenas in the country with over 3,500 parking spaces within 2 blocks. Highways surrounding the arena include 280, 78, NJ Turnpike, 1 & 9, 21, 22, Garden State Parkway, 80 and NJ 3.

Prudential Center

25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ 07102
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Way-finding signage, Guest Services personnel and security will assist in getting you to your destination. Please note none of the parking lots are owned or operated by Prudential Center with the exception of the VIP Parking Deck (Lot 10) located on Lafayette Street at the corner of Broad and Lafayette.

Use HopStop to get to Prudential Center.

Know before you go! Call 511 on your handheld device or visit 511nj.org.

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Directions to Prudential Center

From the New Jersey Turnpike South
  • Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound.
  • Turn right on Exit 15A towards Route 21 South.
  • Turn right onto Rector Street.
  • Turn left onto Broad Street.
  • Continue southbound on Broad Street and make a left onto Lafayette Street.
  • Prudential Center will be on your left hand side.
From the New Jersey Turnpike North
  • Take Exit 14 toward I-78.
  • Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21.
  • Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9.
  • Continue on US-1-9 (approx 3 miles) and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy.
  • Take Broad Street exit on right.
  • Continue northbound on Broad Street and make a right onto Lafayette Street.
  • Prudential Center will be on your left hand side.
From the Garden State Parkway North & South
  • Follow Garden State Parkway South to Exit 145.
  • Follow signs to Route 280 East.
  • Follow Route 280 East to Exit 15 (Route 21 - Downtown/Arts).
  • At bottom of ramp (traffic light), make a right onto Route 21 South.
  • Turn right onto Rector Street.
  • Turn left onto Broad Street.
  • Continue southbound on Broad Street and make a left onto Lafayette Street.
  • Prudential Center will be on your left hand side.
From the New York City
  • From George Washington Bridge or Lincoln Tunnel, follow signs for New Jersey Turnpike South.
  • Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound.
  • Turn right on Exit 15A towards Route 21 South.
  • Turn right onto Rector Street.
  • Turn left onto Broad Street.
  • Continue southbound on Broad Street and make a left onto Lafayette Street.
  • Prudential Center will be on your left hand side.
From the Newark Liberty International Airport
  • Follow signs for US 1 N/US 9 N/US-22.
  • Continue northbound on US-1-9 and exit on left toward RT-21 Newark Downtown.
  • Take Broad Street exit on right.
  • Continue northbound on Broad Street and make a right onto Lafayette Street.
  • Prudential Center will be on your left hand side.

You can purchase guaranteed, pre-paid parking for events at Prudential Center. The most accessible arena to get to is now even easier with Click and Park pre-paid parking.

Pre-paid parking is easy. Simply click here, pick your date and location and your Parking Pass will be emailed to you with detailed directions that will take you to your parking lot. Each of the lots is within easy and comfortable walking distance and are staffed by courteous, approved parking personnel.

Get Pre-Paid Parking

This opportunity is available on a first come first serve basis and all parking spaces are limited. There are no refunds or exchanges. Each Parking Pass is only valid for the date and show on the pass. You must present your Parking Pass to your designated parking lot in order to gain access.

Directions to Parking

Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10)
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Southbound
    Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound. Turn right on Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Northbound
    Take Exit 14 toward I-78. Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Eastbound
    Take Exit 57, Route 21/Broad Street. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Westbound
    Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from I-280 Eastbound or I-280 Westbound
    Take Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from Garden State Parkway Southbound or Garden State Parkway Northbound
    Take Exit 145 onto I-280 eastbound. Take Exit 15 towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
  • Directions from Route 21 Southbound
    Take Route 21 southbound until you cross under the I-280 overpass. Continue approx .5 mile on Route 21 southbound and turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. The Ford VIP Parking Deck (Yellow 10) will be on your left hand side.
Green 3 & 4
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Southbound
    Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound. Turn right on Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Northbound
    Take Exit 14 toward I-78. Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Eastbound
    Take Exit 57, Route 21/Broad Street. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Westbound
    Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a right. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-280 Eastbound or I-280 Westbound
    Take Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from Garden State Parkway Southbound or Garden State Parkway Northbound
    Take Exit 145 onto I-280 eastbound. Take Exit 15 towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from Route 21 Southbound
    Take Route 21 southbound until you cross under the I-280 overpass. Continue approx .5 mile on Route 21 southbound and turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to Lafayette Street and make a left. Lot Green 3 & 4 will be on your right hand side.
Green 6
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Southbound
    Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound. Turn right on Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a left. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Northbound
    Take Exit 14 toward I-78. Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a right. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Eastbound
    Take Exit 57, Route 21/Broad Street. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a right. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-78 Westbound
    Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a right. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from I-280 Eastbound or I-280 Westbound
    Take Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a left. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from Garden State Parkway Southbound or Garden State Parkway Northbound
    Take Exit 145 onto I-280 eastbound. Take Exit 15 towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a left. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
  • Directions from Route 21 Southbound
    Take Route 21 southbound until you cross under the I-280 overpass. Continue approx .5 mile on Route 21 southbound and turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street to E Kinney Street and make a left. Turn left onto Mulberry Street and lot Green 6 will be on your right hand side.
Green 7 & 8
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Southbound
    Take Exit 15W onto I-280 westbound. Turn right on Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street approx .8 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your left hand side just before E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from NJ Turnpike Northbound
    Take Exit 14 toward I-78. Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street approx 1 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your right hand side after crossing E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from I-78 Eastbound
    Take Exit 57, Route 21/Broad Street. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street approx 1 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your right hand side after crossing E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from I-78 Westbound
    Take the center ramp after the toll booth toward US-1-9 / RT-21. Keep right to stay on the ramp toward US-1 / US-9. Continue on US-1-9 approx 3 miles and exit on the right onto RT-21 McCarter Hwy. Bear left onto Broad Street northbound. Continue on Broad Street approx 1 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your right hand side after crossing E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from I-280 Eastbound or I-280 Westbound
    Take Exit 15 B towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street approx .8 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your left hand side just before E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from Garden State Parkway Southbound or Garden State Parkway Northbound
    Take Exit 145 onto I-280 eastbound. Take Exit 15 towards Route 21 southbound. Turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street approx .8 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your left hand side just before E Kinney Street.
  • Directions from Route 21 Southbound
    Take Route 21 southbound until you cross under the I-280 overpass. Continue approx .5 mile on Route 21 southbound and turn right onto Rector Street. Turn left onto Broad Street southbound. Continue on Broad Street approx .8 mile. Entrance to Green 7 & 8 will be on your left hand side just before E Kinney Street.
Prudential Center, Newark, NJ - Parking Map

Newark Penn Station

Prudential Center is just two blocks from Newark Penn Station and connected to Newark Broad Street Station by frequent, convenient bus & Light Rail service.

Purchasing your ticket is easy from NJ TRANSIT ticket vending machines, available at many rail stations, Light Rail stations, bus terminals and there’s even an NJ Transit ticket vending machine in the box office lobby at Prudential Center. You can choose from a variety of ticket options including one-way, ten-trip and roundtrip tickets. And, you can save with discounts available for students, seniors, kids, and groups.

NJ TRANSIT

NJ TRANSIT is the fast, easy way to travel to Prudential Center. With direct service to Newark on six rail lines, more than two dozen bus routes and the Newark Light Rail system, you can travel from almost anywhere in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia too! And, simple rail connections are available at Secaucus Junction from Bergen, Passaic, Rockland and Orange counties.

If you choose to take the train to the Broad Street Station, you can take the Newark Light Rail to Newark Penn Station and Prudential Center is just two block west of the station.

For NJ TRANSIT trip planning tools, station parking information, schedules, fares and more, visit their website at njtransit.com .

PATH

Prudential Center can be easily accessed from PATH’s Newark Station. PATH provides rapid rail transportation 24 hours a day, seven days a week, connecting Newark with Harrison, Jersey City, Hoboken and Manhattan. From any of PATH’s 13 stations, passengers can be in Newark within minutes. Prudential Center is a short walk from PATH’s Newark terminal. PATH coordinates with Prudential Center in an effort to accommodate late night customers returning from scheduled events.

To view PATH Maps & Schedules click here.

    Late Night Travel Times are approximately:
  • Newark to WTC 25 min.
  • Newark to Hoboken 25 min.
  • Newark to 33rd St. 40 min.

Note: Passengers for Hoboken or 33rd must change at Journal Square Example: A passenger taking the 11:30 pm from Newark will change trains at Journal Square and take an 11:43 connecting train to Hoboken (Arriving at 11:53) or 33rd St. (Arriving at 12:09)

Visit PATH website at panynj.gov/path for more information.

With support for NJ TRANSIT BUS & Rail, Newark Light Rail, PATH and MTA, you can quickly plan your trip to Prudential Center with Google Maps Transit

The official designated area for drop off and pick up of patrons is Lafayette Street. Specifically on the corner of Lafayette Street and Mulberry Street right next to the AmeriHealth Pavilion Practice Rink.

Prudential Center Partner - World Ground

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