Originally Posted by DrewCopter
I've done this from Astoria -> Elizabeth NJ a whole lot of times around 7-8am. I cannot speak for the evening as I had to go roundtrip all in the am. In the morning, if you aren't leaving by 6am or so I would just suck it up and take RFK bridge to GWB. The WB tunnels might be ok but manhattan will be a clusterffff by then.
Thanks for the tips. Yesterday I left home before 6:30 and go into Newark before 8, while also dropping my fiance at work. Going back home I left at 6:30 heading towards the GWB to the RFK and it took less than an hour total.
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