To the Church of Christ at Greenpoint The Church is in a residential area, and parking is limited. You are advised to use mass transit if at all possible. Otherwise, you may spend half the morning or evening looking for a parking space (seriously). Basically, the Church is located on North Henry St. in Greenpoint, (northwest corner of Brooklyn, just south of Long Island City, Queens) between Nassau and Norman Aves. (closer to Nassau), 6 blocks east of McGuiness Blvd., west side of street. It is in the block just north of Monsignor McGolrick Park.
The Church is about nine blocks, overall, from the Nassau Ave. station of the G subway line. You can get the G easily on weekends and late evenings - the trains run frequently.
Southbound (change at) Northbound (change at) Court Square from E Trains (or M on weekdays) from either directions to the G at the Court Square (Long Island City) station Lorimer St. from L Trains, either direction. Hoyt St. from A or C Trains, either direction. Court Square from 7 Trains (see below) 9th St./4th Ave. Station. to the G from R or F Trains (You have a long stairway climb from the R) From 7 Train from either direction at Court Square, transfer to the G train. Go down to the mezzanine level from the platform and go left to the escalator, then straight ahead. There is an elevator for the disabled. Note: Transfer to Southbound G Train is available only at Court Square/21st St. from the E and M weekdays and only from the E on weekends. It is not always possible to make the transfers above on weekends. Check with the Transit Authority about service changes. Note that Court Square is the uptown end of the line for the G train.
Note that all transfers suggested above are free.
From Manhattan Ave. walk east on Nassau Ave., about 9 (short) blocks to North Henry St (across from park on right). Left on North Henry St. to the Church.
You can also get the B48 Bus on Nassau Ave, between Manhattan Ave. and North Henry St. However, it can be a long wait on weekends. If you know the B48 route, you can take it from anywhere it stops south of Greenpoint. There is also a free transfer to it from the L train at the Lorimer St. station.
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If you are driving: (simplest routes)
Special Note: Traffic on Nassau Ave. is seriously disrupted by a large construction project at this time. You should try to approach the Church by going east from McGuinness Blvd on Norman Ave. (1 block north of Nassau Ave.) to Humboldt St. Go right on Humboldt St. to Nassau Ave. Left two blocks to North Henry St.; left on North Henry St. to the Church. You can also go north (right) from the westbound lane of Meeker Ave. on Russell St. to Nassau Ave., right on Nassau Ave. one block to North Henry St., then as above.
From the south, take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) to the McGuiness-Humboldt Exit. North on McGuiness to Nassau Ave. Right on Nassau Ave. to North Henry St. Left on North Henry St. to Church.
From the north, exit the BQE southbound after crossing the Kosciusko Bridge, on to Meeker Ave., and go north (right) on Kingsland Ave. to Nassau Ave. West (left) on Nassau Ave. to North Henry St. (2 blocks). Right on North Henry St. to Church.
From the east, take Greenpoint Ave. west from Queens Blvd in Sunnyside, cross bridge over Newtown Creek and turn left on Humboldt St. to Nassau Ave., left on Nassau two blocks to North Henry St. (2 blocks). Left on North Henry St. to Church.
From Jackson Ave., Long Island City, cross the Pulaski Bridge into Greenpoint and follow McGuiness Blvd. to Nassau Ave. (four long blocks past Greenpoint Ave.) Left on Nassau Ave. to North Henry St.; then as above.