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Old 04-20-2016, 10:47 AM
 
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Hello,

I have a dinner meeting in Short Hills, NJ, outside of Newark, NJ on a Monday evening at 7PM. I am new to the area and have no concept of rush hours or traffic between Philly and Newark. Can anyone give me an idea if leaving 3 hours in advance allows enough time for rush hour traffic between Center City and Short Hills, NJ? Plan to drive up 95 on the NJ turnpike.

Thank you!
Beth
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Old 04-20-2016, 11:56 AM
 
Location: East Mt Airy, Philadelphia
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Google Maps has a nice feature where you can get route and duration estimates, and do so by date/time of departure. Using Monday late afternoon as date/time, Google gives you a range of 1:40 to 2:20 (that's downtown-to-downtown timing, using the NJ Tpk). The variable part, I imagine, is anything other than the Turnpike, which since its widening down to Exit 6 has been completely uneventful any time I've driven it the last couple of years.
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