Directions to Hold The Door Day 2020

New Brunswick Theological Seminary
35 Seminary Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

The NBTS is located at the corner of Seminary Place and College Avenue. The parking lot entrance is on Bishop Place, behind the Seminary buildings. Parking is free, and no permit is required. There will be a Hold The Door Day Parking sign at the parking lot entrance.
Address of the parking lot for GPS: 16 Bishop Pl, New Brunswick, NJ 08901; or use coordinates: 40.502272, -74.449401

From New Jersey Turnpike (North or South)
Turn off at Exit 9, bear right after the toll booths and follow signs for “Route 18 North – New Brunswick.” Stay to the left to continue on Route 18 North, take the exit marked “George Street-Rutgers University” (approximately 2.6 miles from the Turnpike), at the top of the exit ramp make a left onto George Street, take first right onto Seminary Place, turn right onto College Avenue, take first right onto Bishop Place, entrance to the parking lot is on the right at the top of the hill.

From Route 1 (North or South)
Turn off at exit marked “Route 18 North-New Brunswick.” Proceed along Route 18 North and take the exit marked “George Street-Rutgers University” (approximately 2.4 miles from Route 1), at the top of the exit ramp make a left onto George Street, take first right onto Seminary Place, turn right onto College Avenue, take first right onto Bishop Place, entrance to the parking lot is on the right at the top of the hill.

From Route 287 (North)
Turn off at Exit 9 “River Road, Bound Brook, Highland Park” Proceed East on River Road toward Highland Park, Make a right onto Route 18 South (exit after the traffic light at Landing Lane). Cross the Raritan River on the John Lynch Memorial Bridge, stay in the right lane and take the first exit which is marked “George Street – Rutgers University, New Brunswick, Route 27.” Stay left and continue on George Street to Seminary Place, turn right onto Seminary Place, turn right onto College Avenue, take first right onto Bishop Place, entrance to the parking lot is on the right. From Route 287 (North) Turn off at Exit 10 “Easton Avenue”, Proceed on Easton Avenue south toward New Brunswick (approximately 3 miles) to Huntington Street and make a left, take the third right onto College Avenue, turn left onto Bishop Place, entrance to the parking lot is on the right at the top of the hill.

By Public Transportation
New Jersey Transit’s Northeast Corridor Line runs to the New Brunswick Train Station. Proceed two blocks North on George Street. Turn left on Seminary Place. The seminary campus will be on your right, near the intersection with College Avenue.

Trains

  • New Jersey Transit’s Norrtheast Corridor Line provides New Brunswick with both local and express service between Penn Station in New York and Newark and Trenton, New Jersey.
  • SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) provides service at Trenton to and from Philadelphia. (For Information 215.580.7800).
  • Amtrak provides limited direct service to New Brunswick, however connections can easily be made via New Jersey Transit trains to principal Amtrak stations at MetroPark, New York and Trenton.

Buses
New Jersey Transit Bus Routes

  • M11 – Service between New Brunswick (St. Peter’s Hospital) and South River (Main Street and Obert Street). This route also has a stop at the New Brunswick Train Station.
  • M14 – Service between North Brunswick (Fashion Plaza Mall) and Edison (Middlesex County College) with a stop at the Rutgers Student Center on the College Avenue Campus.
  • M15/M18 – Service between Woodbridge Center and Rutgers Student Center with stops at the Rutgers Student Center on the College Avenue Campus, downtown New Brunswick on George Street near the Civic Square Building.