Garfield travel guide

Garfield Tourism | Garfield Guide

You're Going to Love Garfield

With a population of 30,487, Garfield is a must-see destination in New Jersey, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 8 days in order to fully appreciate everything Garfield has to offer.

Where to Eat in Garfield

If you’re looking for affordable options, Pesaro Restaurant (517 River Dr) and Piscodemar (93 River Dr) are great picks.

When to visit Garfield

Garfield in June
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Garfield in June
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Garfield


When flying to Garfield, you’ll arrive at Newark Liberty Airport (EWR), which is located 21 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Garfield from New Zealand departs from Wellington and takes around 27h 30m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Garfield. The train journey from Garfield to Trenton takes 0h 35m and costs around $10 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Wilmington, expect to pay about $19 for a 1h 48m trip.


Another option to get to Garfield is to pick up a car hire from New York, which is about 17 km from Garfield. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Sixt, among others, in New York.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Garfield, including Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound and OurBus. From Andalusia, the bus ride to Garfield takes 145 km and will cost you around $41. From New Haven, the ticket costs about $29 for a journey of 201 km.

Airports near Garfield

Airlines serving Garfield

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British Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Garfield

Hiring a car in Garfield

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Garfield (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.09 and $29.46. The most frequently booked car type in Garfield is Full-size (Ford F-150 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is, on average, 63% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.