2019 LODGING- 2020 partners to be updated soon

>> The following four hotels offer reduced rates and special amenities to athletes participating in the 2019 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon.

>> We encourage athletes to make their plans as soon as possible!

>> Should the preferred rates at the following hotels sell out, it is the responsibility of the athlete to investigate and secure their own lodging.

Courtyard by Marriott Tinton Falls Eatontown (4.5 miles from START)

600 Hope Road, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
Saturday night rooms
$239 King, $259 Queen/Queen
Booking Link: Book your group rate for Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon Room Block

Courtyard by Marriott Red Bank Lincroft (6 miles from START)

245 Half Mile Road, Red Bank, NJ 07701 
Saturday Night rooms
$229 King, $239 Queen/Queen
Booking link: Book your group rate for 2019 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon Room Block

The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel Asbury Park (7 miles from START)

1401 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712 
Thursday - Saturday Night rooms (3 night minimum)
$477.00 King ($159 per night)
Booking link: Book your group rate for 2019 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon Room Block

Homewood Suites by Hilton (4 miles from START)

4 Industrial Way East, Eatontown, NJ 07724

Two night minimum ($219++ per night)

Reservations: 800-225-5466 or Book Here.



>Group Block Code: PAC


>>  Sheraton Eatontown, Eatontown, NJ 


Start Line:  

Monmouth Park Racetrack

175 Oceanport Ave

Oceanport NJ 07757

Finish Line:

Ocean Promenade

100 Ocean Ave

Long Branch NJ 07740



EXPO LOCATION: Convention Hall. 1300 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, New Jersey 07712

START LOCATION: Monmouth Park Racetrack. 175 Oceanport Ave, Oceanport, NJ 07757

FINISH LINE LOCATION: Long Branch Boardwalk at Pier Village (Near: 100 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740)


Saturday - 4/27: 5K and Kids races:

* Free parking is available in the Seven Presidents Park lot – first come / first served.  

Sunday - 4/28: Half, Full and Marathon Relay: 

* Start area parking is in the lots of Monmouth Park Racetrack and is FREE in 2019

* ADA will be marked and require a handicap sticker

* Lots open at 5:00 am on Sunday, April 28 (race day morning). We recommend arriving at least 90 minutes prior to race start.

*  Finish Area parking for athletes and spectators is located at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch (about .25 miles from the finish line) and is available as an add-on purchase. 

* Finish Area parking tickets must be pre-purchased online for $15 and must be presented upon entering into the lot. Tickets can be purchased here (price info will display after you fill out your information).

* Driving directions to finish area parking lot from the Garden State Parkway:

Get off at Exit 109

Newman Spring Road – East

South on Broad St.

East on White Road

North on Branch Ave.

East on Rumson Road

South on 36 / Ocean Blvd.

Entrance to Seven Presidents Park will be on your left


* There will be FREE shuttle bus services available for the following:

> Between the start area and near the finish area

> The start area to the relay transition area

> The relay transition area to the finish area

> The finish area to the start area (after the race only)

NOTE - the Race Morning Shuttles do NOT take runners from the finish area in time for the race start.


Limited seats are available for purchase for the race morning NYC bus. 

Cost:  $30 (includes Race Day Packet Pick Up)

Pick Up Location:  NYC - Javits Center (34th Street, between 11th & 12th Aves)

Buses depart at 5:00AM

Follow the instructions here to register (Option will appear after you complete your info)


Signup for this service is only available online at a cost of $30 per runner and $15 per additional person. There will be no purchase available on site or at the expo. The bus is for athletes, supporters, volunteers and race staff ONLY. Tickets purchased online will be emailed the week before the race and must be presented to get on the bus.

**Also note, this is a one-way bus. To return home you should plan to use one of the normally scheduled trains that depart from Long Branch station (within walking distance from the finish line, about .7 of a mile) at six minutes past every hour (12:06, 1:06, etc.).


For convenient Athlete drop-off at the start area Sunday morning, travel from Joline (36), turn onto the Victor Ave entrance to the Monmouth Park.  The drop off zone will be marked by signs.  The driver will then depart to the right on Park Rd and exit the Park on Myrtle Ave.