The Surrogate’s Court is within the Union County Courthouse. The address is 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07207.

Parking is available at the Municipal Parking Garage on Elizabethtown Plaza.  Enter on Elizabethtown Plaza or Cornell Place. For your GPS, please try entering 51 Elizabethtown Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ.  Our offices are also easily accessible from NJ Transit’s Elizabeth train station and local bus stops.

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From NJ Turnpike – (Approx. Total – 2 miles) Get off at Exit 13. Follow signs to (NJ 439) Bayway Avenue. Stay on Bayway Avenue for about five blocks – turn right onto South Broad Street. Follow South Broad Street one mile – turn left onto Rahway Avenue.

From Garden State Parkway – (Approx. Total – 3.5 miles) Get off at Exit 140. Follow signs for Elizabeth-NJ 82 East, (NJ 82 is also known as Morris Avenue). Turn onto Morris Avenue. Follow Morris Avenue to the dead end in Elizabeth – approx. 3 miles – turn left – then right onto Broad Street. After going under the railroad overpass follow Broad Street for approx. one mile to the fourth traffic light signal – turn right onto Rahway Avenue.

U.S. 1 & 9 from the North – (Approx. Total – 2 and 3/4 miles) Take U.S. 1 & 9 South past Newark International Airport into Elizabeth. Follow U.S. 1 & 9 for approx. 2 miles. After going under the railroad overpass – KEEP RIGHT for approx. mile. Take the exit ramp at the railroad overpass. At the stop sign turn right onto Elizabeth Avenue. From Elizabeth Avenue it is approximately 3/8 of a mile to the Courthouse – bear left at the Courthouse onto Rahway Avenue.

U.S. 1 & 9 from the South – (Approx. Total – 2 and miles) Follow U.S. 1 & 9 North through Linden past I-278 turnoff. Stay on U.S. 1 & 9 for 1 and miles past I-278. Keep right – follow the ramp straight ahead to the right down to Pearl Street. Turn left onto Pearl Street. Follow Pearl Street approx. 3/4 mile to South Broad Street. Turn right onto South Broad Street. Follow South Broad Street one block North, approx. 1/4 of a mile – turn left onto Rahway Avenue.

U.S. 22 from the West – (Approx. Total – 3 and miles) Follow U.S. 22 into Union Township past the center islands between the eastbound and westbound U.S. 22 roadways. Follow U.S. 22 about one mile – turn right onto (NJ 82) Morris Avenue to Elizabeth. Follow Morris Avenue to the dead end at the railroad overpass in Elizabeth – approx. 3 miles – turn left – then turn right onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to the fourth traffic signal – approx. one mile – turn right onto Rahway Avenue.

From Rt 78 West – (Approx. Total – 6 and miles) Take Rt. 78 East, get off at the Union-Springfield exit. Turn left onto Morris Avenue (NJ 82), follow the signs to Elizabeth – approx. 6 miles. Stay on Morris Avenue to the dead end at the railroad overpass in Elizabeth – approx. 3 miles – turn left – then turn right onto Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to the fourth traffic signal – approx. one mile – turn right onto Rahway Avenue.