Newark Abbey/St. Benedict's Preparatory School
520 Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
For GPS: 74°11.34' W 40°23.45'N
FROM GARDEN STATE PARKWAY (exit 145) or ROUTE 80 take route 280 East. After highway enters Newark, DO NOT take-left hand "Newark" lanes. Instead follow signs for "Harrison & Turnpike" into right-hand exit lanes. Take next exit to right, "King Blvd" (exit 14A). Turn right at end of ramp onto King Blvd. Go six lights down King Blvd to second pedestrian overpass.
FROM NYC (Lincoln Tunnel). FROM ROUTE 3 West, take Route 21 south into Newark (becomes McCarter Highway at first traffic light). After 1.8 miles turn right onto Lafayette Street (winds around and becomes William Street after crossing Broad Street at jog to left). Turn right onto King Blvd. at top of hill.
FROM NYC (George Washington Bridge). FROM NJ TURNPIKE South (exit 15W) take Route 280 West into Newark. Shortly after crossing Passaic River on drawbridge, take exit 14B "King Blvd." Turn left end of ramp, then left again onto King Blvd. Go seven lights down King Blvd. to second pedestrian overpass.
FROM ROUTES 1 & 9 North, 22 East or NJ TURNPIKE North (exit 13A) follow signs to Route 21 Newark (becomes McCarter Highway at first traffic light. After 2.2 miles turn left onto Lafayette Street. (winds around and becomes William Street after crossing Broad Street at jog to left). Turn right onto King Blvd. at top of hill.
FROM ROUTE 78 East - to W. Runyon St in Newark. Take exit toward Elizabeth Ave from I-78 Express. Merge onto I-78 E. Keep left at the fork to continue on I-78 Express. Take the exit toward Elizabeth Ave. Take Elizabeth Ave to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Merge onto W Runyon St. Turn left onto Elizabeth Avenue. Slight right onto Clinton Ave. Turn left at third light (between Riviera Hotel and strip mall) onto King Blvd. We are four lights down King Blvd at first pedestrian overpass.