Those who live in the tri-state area are no strangers to commuting. When it comes to attending events, getting somewhere is half the battle. That’s why THE NORTHERN TRUST offers a variety of seamless ways — highlighted by ferry transportation sponsored by United Airlines — to get fans to the tournament this August when the PGA TOUR returns to Liberty National Golf Club.
Here are the four best options to get you and your friends to THE NORTHERN TRUST:
- Ferry from NYC — Get there with United, from the city to the golf course in 15 minutes. Get to THE NORTHERN TRUST for free, courtesy of United Airlines.Sit back, relax and enjoy the breeze as you take the fastest (and most scenic) route to THE NORTHERN TRUST this summer. Board the ferry from Lower Manhattan, cruise past the Financial District, take in the sights as you glide by the Statue of Liberty and into the harbor, where the ferry will dock right at the steps of the stunning clubhouse at Liberty National Golf Club.Courtesy of United Airlines, tournament spectators can take the ferry from Manhattan at no cost and MileagePlus members can skip the line and board the ferry through the premium boarding lane.
- Parking — General parking will be located in downtown Jersey City near Jersey City Medical Center. From the parking lot, a shuttle will provide transportation to the West Entrance. General parking passes must be purchased online; they cannot be purchased in person.ADA Parking will be located at 30 Audrey Zapp Drive in Jersey City. Ticket holders with an ADA hangtag or license plate will not be required to purchase a parking pass for this lot. From the parking lot, an ADA shuttle will provide transportation to the West Entrance. Guest service shuttles will be stationed at the West Entrance for spectators needing further assistance once arriving at the course.
- Uber/ride share — THE NORTHERN TRUST recommends using Uber as the fastest way to get to the tournament action. An Uber pick-up/drop-off lot will be located near the Liberty State Park Boat Ramp on Morris Pesin Road. From there, fans will walk along the waterfront and enter through the East Entrance next to the clubhouse.
- Train — For spectators who wish to take a train to Jersey City, using Uber is recommended to get from the train station to the golf course. Please note that there will no longer be a shuttle service at the Newport Centre shopping mall.For spectators who reside in Port Liberte, a security entrance will be located where the Hudson River Waterfront Walk path meets Constitution Way. Spectators must have a valid ticket for the specific day to enter the tournament through this entrance.
Once that they’ve figured out how to get to the tournament, attendees can map out what fan experiences to take advantage of while they’re there.
To redeem parking or to learn more about transportation to THE NORTHERN TRUST, visit the tournament website at THENORTHERNTRUST.com.