Getting to Downtown Toms River

The Village of Toms River, NJ is located in Toms River Township, Ocean County, along the scenic Toms River. For more information about the rich history of the area, click here

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Public Transportation
New Jersey Transit
Buses 67, 137, 319 and 559
(973) 275-5555  Operator assistance 7am - 7pm daily
(800) 772-2287 Automated information 24 hours/day

Ocean County Ocean Ride
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(732) 736-8989 / (877) 929-2082 (toll-free)
By Car

From Garden State Parkway exits to the center of Downtown Toms River, it is less than two miles and usually a five minute drive time, depending on traffic conditions.


From the North via the Garden State Parkway
Take Garden State Parkway Exit 82 (Route 37 East).  At the first traffic light, turn right onto Main Street (Route 166).

From the South via the Garden State Parkway
Garden State Parkway Exit 81 Lakehurst Road/Water Street. Follow Water Street into the center of Downtown.

From Philadelphia and vicinity
Route 70 East to Route 37 East. At the first traffic light, turn right onto Main Street (Route 166).

From Princeton/Trenton and Points West
I-95 to I-195 East to Garden State Parkway southbound
Garden State Parkway south to Exit 81 (Water Street) or 82 (Route 37)

From the East (Barrier Island, Seaside Heights and vicinity)
Take Route 37 West towards Toms River.  Take the Washington Street jughandle to cross Route 37 and stay on Washington Street into Downtown.

From Regional Airports
Shuttle service is available via State Shuttle/Olympic Airporter to and from all major regional airports.

Newark Liberty International Airport:
Take NJ Turnpike South to Exit 11 (Garden State Parkway South).  Follow directions above from Garden State Parkway South.
Airport website

Philadelphia International Airport:
See From Philadelphia above.
Airport website

Atlantic City Airport:
Atlantic City Expressway East to Exit 7N to Garden State Parkway North. Take Exit 81(Lakehurst Road/Water Street). Follow Water Street into the center of Downtown.
Airport website

RJ Miller Airport, Berkeley Township, Ocean County
Head northeast on Robert J Miller Air Park toward Mule Rd
Take the 1st right onto Mule Rd.  Take the 1st right onto Co Rd 530/Pinewald Keswick Rd.  Turn left at Co Rd 530 / Dover Rd.  Slight left at S Main St.  Turn left to stay on S Main St.  Turn right onto Washington Street.
Airport website | Google Map

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