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North America > United States of America > Mid-Atlantic > New Jersey > Gateway (New Jersey) > Union County (New Jersey) > Summit

Summit

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Summit is a city in New Jersey. It is located in Union County and is about 20 miles from Manhattan.

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

The closest airport is the Newark Liberty International Airport. As this is one of the busiest airports in the country, you should not have any trouble reaching there. It is located in Newark, NJ.

A second nearby airport is John F. Kennedy International Airport. It is located in Queens, NY.

Another nearby airport is LaGuardia Airport. It is located in Flushing, NY.

By train[edit]

The easiest way to get in from New York City is to take a train into Summit from New York Pennsylvania Station. It is about a 55 minute train including stops.

Get around[edit]

You can get around Summit by driving or walking (since it is only about six square miles). Taxis are not readily available but can be called if needed.

See[edit]

  • Downtown Summit. Downtown Summit includes shopping, services (barbershops, fitness centers, etc.) food, parking, and events (sidewalk sales, farmers markets, etc.
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum, 165 Hobart Avenue, +1 908 273-8787. The Arboretum helps people become better educated about nature and the environment.
  • New York City. Take the less-than-one-hour train ride into New York City for a day of fun. You must take the NJ Transit from the Summit Station into New York Pennsylvania Station.

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Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

  • Roots Steakhouse, 401 Springfield Avenue, +1 908 273-0027. Roots Steakhouse offers a variety of expensive steaks and chops.
  • Souffle, 7 Union Place, +1 908 598-0717. This French restaurant offers a variety of authentic French appetizers and dinner items around $30.
  • La Pastaria, 327 Springfield Avenue, +1 908 522-9088. La Pastaria offers different Italian dishes at reasonable prices including pasta and pizza.
  • Village Trattoria, 103 Summit Avenue, +1 908 608-1441. This delicious pizza place offers fast service on take-home pizza or sit down meals.

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Routes through Summit
AllentownBridgewater  W I-78.svg E  UnionNew York City
Peapack-GladstoneNew Providence  W NJT Gladstone Branch Icon.png E  Merges with Morristown Line
DoverMorristown  W NJT Morristown Icon.png E  Short HillsNew York City/Hoboken



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