Located in North Central New Jersey and falls in Essex County. Not that you may realize as you walk through its peaceful historic streets, but the township is only 20 miles from New York. Nearby are the towns of Summit, Chatham, Livingston, Millburn & Short Hills, South Orange and Springfield.
Take the Lincoln Tunnel or George Washington Bridge to the NJ Turnpike South or the Holland Tunnel to the Turnpike Extension. Get off at Exit 14 for Newark Airport and I-78 West.
Stay to the far right immediately after leaving the toll booth to get on the local lanes of I-78 West. If you onto the express by mistake, you can switch over in a few miles where you are directed to stay to the right for the Garden State Parkway.
Take Exit 50b for Millburn and Maplewood NJ/South Orange
Turn right at the light at the end of the exit ramp on to Vauxhall Road and proceed for 4 traffic lights. Cross over Millburn Avenue, at the Exxon station, to continue in the same direction when this road becomes Ridgewood Road.
To get to Maplewood NJ Train Station turn right at the blinker on Baker Street. Proceed to Maplewood NJ Avenue, and turn left. The second parking lot on your right is between Ricalton Square and the Maplewood NJ Train Station
New Jersey Transit serves the township which is connected to the Essex and Morris lines easily brining commuters into New York, Newark and Morristown. http://www.njtransit.com/
Maplewood NJ is also close to Newark’s Liberty Airport
Maplewood NJ is also served by the Jitney Bus Service for commuting in between New York/ Hoboken and South Orange.