Onsite Services

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Once you’ve arrived in New York, we understand that you might have questions or need help navigating the city and the Show. These onsite services are available to ensure that you have the best experience possible.

Address:
655 West 34th Street
Manhattan, New York City 10014

Contact
NAB Show Customer Service
(202) 429-3183

Exhibit Hall Hours

Wednesday, October 19 | 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Thursday, October 20 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Registration Hours / Location

Location: Javits Center – Crystal Palace Lobby

Hours:
Monday, October 17:

  • For Cybersecurity for Broadcasters Retreat ONLY – there will be a registration counter in front of room 1E18 to print your badge from 2-5pm.
  • Exhibitors will receive wristbands and can pick up badges on Tuesday, October 18th.

Tuesday, October 18: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday, October 19: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday, October 20: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Business Services

  • PRINTLEAF – 30 W 47th Street
  • FEDEX OFFICE – 249 11th Avenue (between 35th & 36th Street)

Guest Services

  • ATM – Level 3
  • Bag/Coat Check – Level 1 and 2
  • Storage (luggage, merch, etc)
    • GOTHAM MINI STORAGE – 501 10th Ave
  • Charging stations (if any) – Level 2
  • First Aid – Level 1

Information Services

Housing Assistance: Crystal Palace Lobby

Hours:
Tuesday, October 18: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday, October 19: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday, October 20: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

ADA Services

Dining Services

  • Fresh and Fast – Level 2, North Concourse
  • Nibble & Graze – Level 1
  • 3411 Garden Market (Grillocity, Harvest Bowls, Jacob’s Deli and Rustica) – Level 3 (Crystal Palace)
  • Starbucks (level 2, level 3)
  • Taste NY (level 2)

Transportation Services

Metered Rate of Fare
$2.50 upon entry
$0.50 per 1/5 mile or per 60 seconds in slow traffic or when vehicle stopped
$0.50 night surcharge after 8:00 p.m. and prior to 6:00 a.m.
$1.00 Peak Hour Surcharge in effect 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
$0.50 MTA NY State Tax surcharge per ride
$0.30 Improvement Surcharge

Different variables such as heavy traffic and tolls should be taken into account in gauging the final cost of your trip.

A cab ride between Grand Central, Penn Station or Port Authority to the Javits Center can cost anywhere from $8-$15 depending on the traffic.

By Train

Citi Bike is New York’s popular new bike sharing system, which features thousands of bikes at hundreds of stations around the city. The bikes can be rented from and returned to any station in the system, and are available 24/7, 365 days a year. You may choose to purchase a 24-Hour Access Pass for $9.95 or a 7-Day Access Pass for $25. Access Passes may only be purchased at Citi Bike stations, using the touchscreen kiosk. A Citi Bike station is conveniently located on 34th Street at 11th Avenue.

Bus routes serving the Javits Center include the M34, M42, M50, M12, and M11. Use the MTA website to get customized directions, but note that the span of service and frequency vary by route. Not all buses run overnight, but however, the M42 runs 24/7 and there are two additional overnight routes that serve the Javits Center – the M99 and the Bx99.

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 and turn right on 11th Avenue.
  • 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. The Center is between 34th and 38th streets.

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 34th Street, turn right. Go one block to 11th Avenue and take a left.

Trucks higher than 12 ft. 6 in. will not clear tunnels. They must use a bridge. Also remember that no trucks are allowed on parkways. The address for truck deliveries is 369 12th Ave, New York, NY 10001.

From North

  • 95 South (via the Cross Bronx-Expressway): Exit at Amsterdam Avenue and cross the University Avenue Bridge to 181st Street. Turn left onto Broadway. (see Street Directions below)
  • 87 South (via the Major Deegan Expressway): Exit at 155th Street/Macombs Dam Bridge. Continue west on 155th Street to Broadway where you turn left. (see Street Directions below)
  • Triborough Bridge: To Manhattan. Exit at 125th Street. Go west to Broadway and turn left. (see Street Directions below)
  • Street Directions: Continue on Broadway to the intersection of Broadway, West 65th Street and Columbus Avenue. Bear right onto Columbus. This becomes 9th Avenue at 59th Street. Stay on 9th Avenue to 34th Street. Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue.

From East:

  • From Long Island–Route 495 (Long Island Expressway): To Queens Midtown Tunnel. Take southbound or downtown exit to 34th Street and turn right. Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue.
  • Manhattan Bridge: Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue.
  • Note: Some lane restrictions may be necessary. Electronic signage will direct truck and other traffic whenever detours are necessary.

From Staten Island and Brooklyn:

  • From the Verrazanno Narrows Bridge, take the Gowanus Expressway to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel. Follow westbound signs to 12th Avenue.

New Jersey Approach:

  • See directions from George Washington Bridge.