Web 2.0 Expo New York 2009 Venue
Javits Convention Center

Getting There by Public Transportation | Driving Directions | Parking

Web 2.0 Expo will take place at the Javits Convention Center, located on New York City's west side.

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
655 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Getting There by Public Transportation

The public transportation fare is $2.00. The subways accept MetroCards. Buses accept MetroCards and exact change fares. With MetroCards you can transfer from subway to bus and bus to subway for one fare. MetroCards are available at the local stores.

Buses

  • M34: Runs east/west on 34th Street. Stops on 11th Avenue outside the Javits Center and at Penn Station.
  • M42: Runs east/west on 42nd street. Stops directly outside the Javits Center and at Grand Central Station.

Port Authority: New Jersey Transit and other buses arrive at the Port Authority terminal at 42nd Street between 8th and 9th Avenues. The M42 will bring you from there to the Javits Center.

Trains

The following trains stop at 34th Street/Penn Station: Amtrak, New Jersey Transit

  • 8th Avenue:8th Avenue Train Routes and The Long Island Rail Road
  • 7th Avenue:7th Avenue Train Routesand The Long Island Rail Road
  • 6th Avenue:6th Avenue Train Routes
  • Lexington Avenue:Lexington Avenue Train Routes

The following trains stop at 42nd Street/Times Square (Broadway): Metro North Railroad trains stop at Grand Central Station at 42nd Street between Lexington and Vanderbilt Avenues.

  • 8th Avenue:8th Avenue Train Routes
  • 7th Avenue:7th Avenue Train Routes
  • 6th Avenue:6th AvenueTrain Routes
  • Lexington Avenue:Lexington Avenue Train Routes

For further information, call MTA Travel info: 718.330.1234.

Ferry

The NY Waterway operates a ferry from Weehawken, NJ. In just 4 minutes the ferry takes you across the Hudson River to 39th Street and 12th Avenue, just one block from the Javits Center. Just park at the convenient lot adjacent to the ferry terminal and take a ferry which leaves every 10 - 15 minutes during peak hours.

Call 1-800-53-FERRY for schedule and information.

Driving Directions

From the North (Westchester, Connecticut, Massachusetts):

95 South (via the Cross-Bronx Expressway) to the George Washington Bridge. At approach to bridge, bear right to lower level. Exit at the last exit in New York-Parkway South-9A. Follow Parkway South (Henry Hudson Parkway/West Side Highway) to 42nd Street. Turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.

Saw Mill River Parkway/Henry Hudson Parkway/Route 9A:
Follow 9A South to 42nd Street. Turn Left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.

New York State Thruway/Major Deegan Expressway/Route 87:
Major Deegan Expressway to George Washington Bridge exit. Stay in right lane towards lower level. Exit at the last exit in New York-Parkway South-9A. Follow Parkway South (Henry Hudson Parkway/West Side Highway) to 42nd Street. Turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.

From the South (New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Etc.)

95 North to the New Jersey Turnpike. Exit at the Lincoln Tunnel. When exiting the tunnel, bear left. Follow signs for uptown or northbound to 42nd Street. Turn left onto 42nd Street until you reach 11th Avenue and turn left.

George Washington Bridge to Parkway South- 9A. At 42nd Street, turn left. Go one block to 11th Avenue and turn right.

From Queens and Long Island

Queens-Midtown Tunnel:
Take Southbound or Downtown exit to 34th Street and turn right. Go west to 12th Avenue and turn right on 12th Avenue to 39th Street where you turn right.

Queensboro/59th Street Bridge:
Take 60/61st Street Exit. Go to 5th Avenue alongside Central Park to 59th Street. Turn right onto 59th Street to 7th Avenue and turn left. Go two blocks to 57th Street and turn right. Follow 57th Street to 11th Avenue and turn left.

From Staten Island

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge eastbound to the Gowanus Expressway, to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel. Exit westbound to the West Side Highway/12th Avenue. At 39th Street, turn right. Go one block to 11th Avenue.

Parking

There are many parking garages throughout the Javits Center vicinity.

There are a variety of lots open, ranging from 24-hour, 7-day a week, to more limited service. So, if you have any questions make sure to call ahead.

  • Advance, 249 West 43rd Street, 212.221.8902
  • Astor Parking Corporation, 1515 Broadway at 44th Street, 212.869.3543
  • Beggs Garage, 515 West 43rd Street, 212.564.6954
  • Central Parking System is the leading provider for parking services in the World. 11 convenient facilities located near the Javits Center.
    • 305-319 W. 33rd St. (Between 8th and 9th Avenues)
    • 444-6 10th Ave. (35th Street)
    • 445 W. 35th St. (Between 10th & Dyer Avenues)
    • 417 W. 35th St.(Between 9th and 10th Avenues)
    • 416 W. 36th St.(Between 36th and Dyer Avenues)
    • 433-9 W. 37th St.(Between 9th and 10th Avenues)
    • 485 10th Ave. (37th Street)
    • 513-521 9th Ave. (39th Street)
    • 541 W. 38th St. (Between 10th and 11th Avenues)
    • For rates and Hours of Operation call 800-836-6666.
  • Square Industries, 306 West 44th Street, 212.247.5807
  • Times Square Park, 220 West 41st Street, 212.730.1777
Sponsors
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Awareness
  • Blue Kiwi Software
  • Ericsson Labs
  • Jive Software
  • Layered Technologies, Inc.
  • Neustar, Inc.
  • OpenText
  • Opera Software
  • Overtone
  • Qtask
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Sony Ericsson

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

Rob Koziura
(415) 947-6111
rkoziura@techweb.com

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Media Partner Opportunities

Kaitlin Pike
(415) 947-6306
kpike@techweb.com

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