Temple Beth-El

2419 Kennedy Blvd.

Jersey City, New Jersey 07304

(201) 333-4229


BY CAR: We are located at 2419 Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City, between Bentley and Harrison Avenues,  two blocks from Communipaw Avenue.  (If you are using GPS, be sure it is sending you to Kennedy Blvd in Jersey City, and not another town.)

From Manhattan: We are approximately a 15 minute drive from the New Jersey side of the Holland Tunnel.  You can also reach us from Lincoln Tunnel. Use GPS for best directions.

From New Jersey locations to the south, we recommend exit 15E from the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95).   Follow signs to Jersey City and continue straight when 440 splits from Rt. 1 & 9, proceeding on Communipaw Avenue up to Kennedy Blvd. Turn left on Kennedy and Temple will be on your left after first light. 

From northern New Jersey, take exit 17 from NJ Turnpike (I-95) toward Lincoln Tunnel, follow signs toward 495/tunnel after the tolls, then exit right from 495 to Route 1/9 which becomes Tonnele Avenue.  Continue on Tonnele Ave. through Tonnele Circle (under Rt. 139) staying on Tonnele Avenue until you reach Kennedy Blvd. Turn right on Kennedy Blvd., continue past St. Peter’s University, until you come to 2419 Kennedy. Temple will be on your right.


From New York City:  Take the PATH Train to Journal Square then 25 minute walk or 15 minute bus ride (Bus 10 toward Bayonne – do not take express bus) or 5 minute Taxi/Uber ride, depending on traffic. Bus stop is located at traffic light at Bentley Avenue.

From other Jersey City or Hudson County locations: Taxi/Uber, or PATH train/bus (see NYC directions above)  Bus #10 bus toward Bayonne from Journal Square. Exit at Bentley Avenue. Do not take express bus.

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