With the holiday season right around the corner, there’s no better time to take a day trip out of New York City to the Westfield Garden State Plaza. For the rest of November and December until Christmas Eve, a FREE shuttle will be running three times a day from Times Square to the Westfield Garden State Mall in Paramus, New Jersey. The shuttle is only 20 minutes long and will take you to and from the mall, which is sure cover all of your holiday shopping needs.
To get a ticket for the free shuttle, just stop by the CitySights NY visitor’s center inside Madame Tussaud’s. The bus arrives and departs right across the street. You can also get a free ticket from the Gray Line New York visitor’s center at 777 8th Avenue.
Shuttle Schedule (November 12-December 24)
Departing from Times Square (Monday-Saturday*):9:30 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m.
Departing from Westfield Garden State Plaza (Monday-Saturday*):1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
*The Westfield Garden State Plaza is not open on Sunday, so there will be no shuttle service.