Directions

Trumpets Jazz Club & Restaurant
6 Depot Square
Montclair, New Jersey 07042
973-744-2600

NOTE: Do not park by EMS or PAWS sign or your car will be towed, as in accordance to town ordinances.  You may park at meters or in spaces or permit lot across from Trumpets on weekends & evenings. Do not park in spaces designated for Fire Department. You may opt to use valet parking, when available.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS  (scroll down for public transportation)

  • George Washington Bridge (click here to expand directions)
    - Take Lower Level across Bridge to Route 80 West to Garden State Parkway South.
    - Take the parkway to Exit 151 (Watchung Avenue). At end of exit ramp, make a Right onto Watchung Avenue.
    - Proceed 4 lights to Grove Street. Make a left onto Grove Street.
    - Proceed to 2nd light & make a right onto Walnut Street.
    - Go straight & make first right after train tracks onto Depot Square.
  • Lincoln Tunnel (click here to expand directions)
    - Cross tunnel & follow signs to Route 3 West.
    - Continue for about 15 minutes and take first exit past Garden State Parkway exits to Grove Street/ Montclair/Clifton.
    - At end of exit ramp make a left towards Montclair & continue for approximately 7 lights (exactly 4 miles). You will see a row of stores
    on left & school & field on right at 8th light.
    - Make a right onto Walnut Street & continue straight over train tracks.
    - Make first right after tracks onto Depot Square.
  • Tappan Zee Bridge (click here to expand directions)
    - Cross bridge & follow signs to Garden State Parkway South.
    - Take the parkway to Exit 151 (Watchung Avenue). At end of exit ramp, make a Right onto Watchung Avenue.
    - Proceed 4 lights to Grove Street. Make a left onto Grove Street.
    - Proceed to 2nd light & make a right onto Walnut Street.
    - Go straight & make first right after train tracks onto Depot Square.
  • NJ Turnpike North (click here to expand directions)
    - Take Turnpike to Exit 15W. Pay toll & follow signs to Route 280 West.
    - Take 280 West to the Garden State Parkway North. Exit at Bloomfield Avenue - Exit 148. (You have to make a left onto Bloomfield Avenue, but it is illegal. Instead, follow signs to jug handle & make right onto Bloomfield Avenue.)
    - Go straight until you enter Montclair & see sign for Pathmark Super Center on right. Go to light & make a right onto Grove Street.
    - Go to the third light & make a left onto Walnut Street.
    - Make first right after tracks onto Depot Square.
  • NJ Turnpike South
    - Take Route 3 West or Route 46 West to Valley Road or Grove Street Exits.
    - Take Valley through Upper Montclair & go straight until you see Tierney's restaurant on right. Make next left onto Walnut Street.
    - Go through 1 light. Go down hill. Pass residential section & then stores.
    - Make a left onto Depot Square after strip of stores on left at bottom of hill.

Live in NYC, but use only public transportation?  It is so easy to get to Trumpets either by train or bus!  Click on the following links to find the most convenient means for you. We are literally across the street from the Walnut Street Station in Montclair and only a ten minute walk fr om the Bay Street Station in Montclair. Train is the most convenient means of transportation, but depending on your point of departure, you may prefer taking the bus. There are also many points of departure from all over New Jersey. We await you at Trumpets, our destination of choice for consistently exciting and beautiful music!

  • By Train: NJ Transit - Departures from New York City Penn Station
    Monday-Friday:
    New York Penn Station / Montclair-Boonton Line
    Stop: Walnut Street
    travel time: 40 minutes
    Trumpets is across the street from the train station.

    Saturday-Sunday:
    New York Penn Station / Montclair-Boonton Line
    Stop: Bay Street
    travel time: 40 minutes
    Walk to Grove Street. Turn left onto Grove and walk to second light.
    Make a left onto Walnut Street and Trumpets is two blocks down on the corner of Walnut and Depot Square.

    More info at njtransit.com
  • By Bus: DeCamp Bus Lines or NJ Transit Bus Lines - Departures from New York City Port Authority Bus Terminal
    DeCamp Bus Lines: More Decamp Routes

    New York to West Caldwell Line #33
    Stop: Gates & Bloomfield Avenue
    travel time: 45-50 minute bus ride
    Walk to corner of Grove Street (by Pathmark) and turn left on Grove Street.
    Walk straight to third light (about 10 minutes) and turn left onto Walnut Street.
    Continue for two long blocks, over railroad tracks.
    Trumpets is ahead on corner of Walnut and Depot Square.

    New York to West Orange/ Roseland Line #66
    Stop: Montclair YMCA on Park Avenue
    Travel time: 45-50 minute bus ride
    Walk towards Walnut Street (with back to Bloomfield Avenue) (5 minutes)
    Make a right at Walnut Street and walk down hill towards train station. (7 minutes)
    Trumpets is on corner of Walnut and Depot Square.

    New Jersey Transit Bus Lines: More NJ Transit Routes

    New York City to Montclair Township
    BLOOMFIELD AVENUE DAILY - Serving: West Caldwell, Essex Mall, Caldwell, Verona, Montclair, Glen Ridge, Glen Ridge Rail Station, Bloomfield (Grove Street Light Rail), Newark (Newark Light Rail Stations: Orange St., Bloomfield Ave., Broad Street, Washington Street & Military Park), Broad Street Station, Newark Penn Station (On weekdays, also serves Parsippany - Troy Hills)