Union - Vicinage 12
Directions to Union County Courthouse
2 Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
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Mass transit information is available at 1-973-275-5555
From NJ Turnpike
(Approximate distance: 1.7 miles)
Get off at Exit 13. Follow signs to NJ 439 (Bayway Avenue). Come off ramp, stay on Bayway Avenue. At the fourth light, turn right onto South Broad Street. Follow South Broad Street one mile. The Courthouse will be on your left.
From Garden State Parkway
(Approximate distance: 3.5 miles)
Get off at Exit 140. Follow signs saying Elizabeth - NJ 82 East, (NJ 82 is also known as Morris Avenue. Turn right onto Morris Avenue. Follow Morris Avenue to the end in Elizabeth - approximately 3 miles to the end, turn left - then right under the railroad overpass onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street for approximately ½ mile. At the fourth traffic signal the Courthouse will be on your right.
U.S. 1 & 9 from the North
(Approximate distance: 2 3/4 miles)
Take U.S. 1 & 9 South past Newark International Airport into Elizabeth. Follow U.S. 1 & 9 for approximately 2 miles. After going under the railroad overpass, keep right for approximately ½ mile. Take the exit ramp immediately before crossing the Elizabeth River Bridge (viaduct). At the stop sign, turn right onto Elizabeth Avenue. From the turn onto Elizabeth Avenue, it is approximately 3/8 mile to the Courthouse.
U.S. 1 & 9 from the South
(Approximate distance: 2 ½ miles)
Follow U.S. 1 & 9 North through Linden past the I-278 turnoff. Stay on U.S. 1 & 9 for 1 ½ miles past I-278. Keep right. Follow the ramp off the highway to Pearl Street. Turn left onto Pearl Street. Follow Pearl Street approximately 3/4 of a mile to South Broad Street. Turn right onto South Broad Street. Follow South Broad Street one block North, approximately 1/4 of a mile.
U.S. 22 from the West
(Approximate distance 3 ½ miles)
Follow U.S. 22 into Union Township past the center islands that is between the eastbound and westbound roadways. Follow U.S. 22 for about one more mile. Turn right onto (NJ 82) Morris Avenue to Elizabeth. Follow Morris Avenue to the dead end at the railroad overpass in Elizabeth - approximately 3 miles. Turn left then right onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to the fourth traffic signal - approximately ½ mile.
From Rt. 78 West
(Approximate distance: 6 ½ miles)
Take Rt 78 East to the Union-Springfield exit. Turn left onto Morris Avenue (NJ 82). Follow the signs - approximately 6 miles. Stay on Morris Avenue to the end at the Railroad overpass in Elizabeth. Turn left, then right onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street for ½ mile to the fourth traffic signal.
There is metered parking throughout the area. Metered lots are on Dickinson Street, Caldwell Place, Elizabethtown Plaza and Elizabeth Avenue. All are a short walk to the Courthouse.