Three students posing for photo on Staten Island campus

Directions & Area Hotels

The wooded Staten Island campus is located in the residential Grymes Hill section, overlooking New York Bay. The campus is just off the Staten Island Expressway, and is easily accessible by car, bus, and ferry.

St. John's University
300 Howard Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
718-390-4500

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Area Hotels

Need to stay close to campus? Please note that Club Quarters has 15 locations and St. John's University has a discount Agreement for room rentals.

Hilton Garden Inn
1100 South Ave
Staten Island, NY 10314
718-477-2400

Hampton Inn
1120 South Ave
Staten Island, NY 10314
718-477-1600

Sheraton Newark Airport Hotel
128 Frontage Rd
Newark, NJ 07114
973-690-5500

Marriott Newark Airport Hotel
1 Hotel Rd
Newark, NJ 07114
973-623-0006

(Special Rates apply when mentioning St. John’s University)

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From Brooklyn (and points East)
Take the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge into Staten Island. From the toll booths, take the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) West to Exit 13-Richmond Road/Clove Road Exit. Proceed on the service road through two traffic signals and turn right at the third (Clove Road). Turn right at the next traffic light (Howard Avenue), and proceed about one mile to the campus on the left.

From the Staten Island Ferry (St. George, Staten Island)
Proceed straight onto Bay Street. Turn right at Victory Boulevard. At Eddy Street (opposite Silver Lake), turn left. At the end of Eddy Street, turn right on to Howard Avenue and proceed to the campus, which is on the right.

From New Jersey via the Bayonne or Goethals Bridge (from Northern and Western New Jersey)
Take the Bayonne or Goethals Bridge to the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) East. Stay on the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) to Exit 13-Richmond Road/Hylan Boulevard/Clove Road Exit. Follow the service road to the first traffic light. Turn left onto Clove Road, and right onto Howard Avenue (second light). Proceed about one mile to the campus, on the left.

From New Jersey via the Outerbridge Crossing (from Central and Southern New Jersey)
Proceed onto the West Shore Expressway (Route 440) North to the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) East.  Stay on the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) to Exit 13-Richmond Road/Hylan Boulevard/Clove Road Exit. Follow the service road to the first traffic light. Turn left onto Clove Road, and right onto Howard Avenue (second light). Proceed about one mile to the campus, on the left.

From I-95 (North, South) and I-80 (East)
Take I-95 or I-80 to the New Jersey Turnpike. Get off at Exit 13 and onto I-278 to the Goethals Bridge. Follow the directions above from New Jersey via the Goethals Bridge.

Newark Airport
Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 13. Get on I-278 and proceed to the Goethals Bridge. Take the Staten Island Expressway (278) East to the Richomond Road/Hylan Boulevard/Clove Road Exit (Exit 13). Follow the service road to the first traffic light. Turn left onto Clove Road and right at Howard Avenue (second light). Proceed about one mile to the campus on the left.

Kennedy or LaGuardia Airport
Take the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to Staten island. From the toll booths, take Interstate 278 west to the Richmond Road/Clove Road Exit (Exit 13). Proceed on the service road through two traffic signals and turn right at the third (Clove Road). Turn right at the next traffic light (Howard Avenue), and proceed about one mile to the campus on the left.

 

From Manhattan
Take Staten Island Ferry from South Ferry, Manhattan, to St. George, Staten Island, and follow directions from St. George (given below) to campus.

From St. George
Weekdays: Take the Port Richmond via Grymes Hill bound S66 bus. Get off at Arlo Road and Howard Avenue (adjacent to campus)
Weekends: Take the Travis via Victory bound S62 bus.  Get Off at Victory Blvd and Theresa Place.  Walk 0.47 miles South-East to destination.

From Brooklyn
Take the S53 bus at 86th Street and 4th Avenue, crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to Clove Road and Victory Blvd.
Weekdays: Transfer to the S66 bus. Get off at Arlo Road and Howard Avenue (adjacent to campus).
Weekends: Transfer to the St. George bound S62 bus. Get Off at Victory Blvd and Theresa Place.  Walk 0.47 miles South-East to destination.