Egg Harbor City

The City of Egg Harbor City is in Atlantic County in the American state of New Jersey.

The city should not be confused with the nearby Egg Harbor Township also in the same county.

Get in

By plane

Atlantic City International Airport (ACY).There is train service from Philadelphia International Airport to Egg Harbor City.

By train

The Atlantic City Rail Line operates between the seaside resort city of Atlantic City and Philadelphia, serving points in between. Map.

By car

From Philadelphia: Atlantic City Expressway to the Egg Harbor Exit (17). Left onto Route 50.

From North Jersey: Garden State Parkway South to Exit 44.Sharp right onto Moss Mill Road (Alt. #561), follow five miles to red light. Turn left onto Philadelphia ave.

From Atlantic City: Route 30 West approx. 16 miles.

From South Jersey: Garden State Parkway North - Exit at food and fuel service area, mile marker #41. Proceed to north end of service area. Follow signs to Jimmy Leeds Rd. At traffic light turn left, at fork bear right and continue on Route 561, continue five miles to red light. Turn left onto Philadelphia ave.

By bus

New Jersey Transit bus #554 stops in Egg Harbor City.

Get around

The size of the town is such that walking is a good option. I would suggest that you get a copy of the Walking Tour of Egg Harbor City map at George Senn Co., Inc 212 Phila. Ave. EHC (609-965-0149), rent a bike at Egg Harbor True Value 208 Phila. Ave. EHC (609-965-0815) Call first to reserve one. If it is raining, rent an umbrella at Falciano’s Florist & Gifts, 144 Phila. Ave. EHC (609-965-8200)

See

Do

Historical Society Gifts on Sale - Sesquicentennial Celebration Tapes and DVDs, Souvenir Books and Cookbooks. Purchase at Roundhouse Museum, Wed. and Sat., 1-4PM

Rent Canoes, Kayaks, and Tubes at Bel Haven Canoes, Kayaks, and Tubes 1227 Route 542 Green Bank, NJ 08215 +1 609-965-2205, +1-800-445-0953 Email: info@belhavencanoe.com

Buy

Eat

AMERICAN

Harbor Diner, 613 White Horse Pike. +1 609-965-0797.$ Traditional NJ Diner

Billy's Oak Grove Inn +1 609-965-2374. $$ A small pub with great food, it has been in the same family since 1945.

Lower Bank Tavern, 1509 Route 542. +1 609-965-6936.$$

Joseph’s at the Tuscany House Hotel, Bremen Ave. +1 609-965-2111.$$


Sleep

Budget

Area camping

Splurge

Tuscany House Hotel, Bremen Ave. +1 609-965-2111, .

Go next

Routes through Egg Harbor City

Philadelphia Hammonton  W  E  Jct N SAtlantic City END
Philadelphia Hammonton  NW  SE  Atlantic City END


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