Montclair Film

Plan Your Visit

TRANSPORTATION

Decamp Bus from NYC

• #66 stops in Upper Montclair across from the Bellevue Cinema and at the YMCA on Park Street near the Clairidge Cinema.

• #33 stops along Bloomfield Avenue for all other venues.

NJ Transit from NYC

• Bay Street (.7 miles from the Clairidge Cinema)

• Walnut Street (.6 miles from the Clairidge Cinema) – no service Saturday and Sunday

• Upper Montclair (across the street from the Bellevue Cinema) – no service Saturday and Sunday

 

DIRECTIONS

From I-280 East or West

  • Take the Exit 8 ramp heading North to Cedar Grove/Prospect Avenue.
  • Continue for approx. 2 miles to Bloomfield Avenue, Exxon on the left.
  • Turn right at the light onto Bloomfield Avenue.
  • Continue on Bloomfield Avenue over hill into downtown Montclair.
  • Investors Bank Film and Media Center is approx. 1 mile down Bloomfield Avenue on the left.

 From New Jersey Turnpike North and South

  • Take exit 11 to the Garden State Parkway North.

From Garden State Parkway North

  • Take the GSP North to exit 148 – Bloomfield Avenue.
  • At light, cross over Bloomfield Avenue and follow signs for Bloomfield Avenue West.
  • Continue on Bloomfield Avenue through Bloomfield and into Montclair.
  • The Investors Bank Film and Media Center will be on the left.

From Garden State Parkway South

  • Take the Garden State Parkway South to exit 151.
  • Pass through toll and turn right at end of ramp onto Watchung Avenue.
  • Follow Watchung Avenue through 4 lights into Watchung Plaza.
  • FOR UPPER MONTCLAIR/BELLEVUE THEATER:  From Watchung Avenue, turn right on Park Street North to light at Bellevue Avenue.  Turn left onto Bellevue Avenue and follow into town.  Cross over Valley Road and the Bellevue Theater will be on the left.
  • FOR DOWNTOWN/CLAIRIDGE THEATER: From Watchung Avenue, continue under train trestle and turn left on to Park St. South.  Follow for a couple of miles to Bloomfield Avenue.  Turn left at light.  Investors Bank Film & Media Center will be on the left.

From Route 80 West from the George Washington Bridge:

  • Route 80 West to the Garden State Parkway South
  • Exit Garden State Parkway at exit 154, Clifton.
  • After toll, stay right for Grove Street and turn left onto Grove Street.
  • At the stop sign, turn left onto Grove Street and travel approx. 2 miles.
  • At the cemetery turn right at the traffic light onto Mt. Hebron Road.
  • At next traffic light turn left onto Valley Road for Upper Montclair see local map for venue details

 From Lincoln Tunnel / Route 3 West:

  • Exit Route 3 at Grove Street.
  • At the stop sign at the top of the ramp, turn left onto Grove Street.
  • At the cemetery turn right at light onto Mt. Hebron Rd.
  • Go to the first traffic light and turn left on to Valley Road leading into Upper Montclair.
  • See local map for more venue details

PARKING

ACCOMMODATIONS

There are several hotels within minutes of Montclair.
The Wilshire Grand Hotel, West Orange
West Orange Courtyard by Marriott
Marriott Residence Inn West Orange
Crown Plaza Fairfield
The Westminster Hotel, Livingston