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    The Waldorf Astoria is located at 301 Park Avenue, between 49th and 50th streets in Manhattan. The motor entrance is between Park and Lexington avenues on 50th Street, which is one-way eastbound.

    The main switchboard number is 212.355.3000.

    Please scroll down for information on directions if you are traveling by car and area parking.

    By Car

    • From the RFK/Triboro Bridge: Take FDR Drive South to Exit 10, 49th Street. Proceed up 49th Street five blocks to Park Avenue. Turn right on Park Avenue and right on 50th Street to motor entrance.
    • From the George Washington Bridge: Take West Side Highway South to 57th Street. Turn south on 11th Avenue. Turn onto 50th Street (one-way). Proceed up 50th Street nine blocks to motor entrance. 
    • From the Lincoln Tunnel: Exit the tunnel and turn left on 42nd Street to 10th Avenue. Turn right on 10th Avenue to 50th Street. Turn right on 50th Street. Proceed up 50th Street eight blocks to motor entrance.
    • From LaGuardia Airport (approximately 40 minutes): Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Grand Central Parkway West; take Grand Central Parkway West to the RFK/Triboro Bridge into Manhattan; follow preceding directions from RFK Bridge to the Waldolf Astoria.
    • From JFK Airport (approximately one hour): Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Van Wyck Expressway North; follow Van Wyck North to Long Island Expressway (LIE) West; take LIE West to Queens/Midtown Tunnel; once through tunnel, turn right onto Park Avenue; turn right onto 50th street, and enter hotel driveway, which is on right just past entrance to Waldorf Towers.
    • From Newark Liberty Airport (approximately one hour): Upon exiting airport, follow signs for New Jersey Turnpike North, from NJ Turnpike north, follow signs for Lincoln Tunnel; follow above directions from Lincoln Tunnel.
    • For additional information, please visit the Waldorf Astoria website.


    • Central Parking: 50th Street between Lexington and Third avenues (most recommended)
    • Central Parking: At the Palace Hotel, 50th Street between Madison and Park avenues
    • Central Parking: 47th Street between Lexington and Third avenues
    • Valet parking at the Waldorf  Astoria: 50th Street between Park and Lexington avenues  

    There is a private driveway with handicapped access. Please call 212.872.4640 for further information.

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