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George Washington Bridge

179th Street and Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10033
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Major bridge over the Hudson River that connects New York and New Jersey.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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179th Street and Riverside Drive, New York City, NY 10033
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went over it by mistake when coming i to manhatten and ended up the wrong g side. An expensive mistake. However a great piece of two deck bridge architecture. With great views of in the correctlanes.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to do a road trip from Newark NJ to Boston MA. Wanted to avoid the GW Bridge as we had read it was a nightmare. Also it was Labor Day weekend (Saturday) Our original plan was to go via Tappan Zee Bridge, as you...More

Thank ArryJac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used to live around Washington Hights, and this bridge was my favorite spot. I jogged every other morning this majestic bridge and the views are excelent , the wind blowing and watch the river dividing New Jersey with New York. I recommend walk this...More

Thank schrodinger2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were travelling thru New York, from Connecticut to Atlantic City, New Jersey so this was the best option (according to the GPS). I had read all the warnings about long traffic queues but it was even longer than I expected. We must have travelled...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Adjoining NY and NJ the oldest hanging bridge having 3 miles length, the credit of which goes to entrepreneurial family members.

3  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I love coming to NYC via the George Washington Bridge. I mean, the tunnels are a novelty, but anyone complaining about traffic chaos on this bridge hasn't been stuck in standstill, no-lane jam headed into the Lincoln Tunnel. One time of that, and this VA...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Been over the GW bridge many times over the last 45+ years. It never gets old seeing Manhattan skyline! But this bridge needs some attention. Years of neglect are showing it's toll. And they now charge $15!!!

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

If you are planning to drive and need to cross over the Hudson at any stage, beware of the George Washington Bridge. For the uninitiated in heavy NY traffic this will your hell on wheels, and I kid you not. Avoid all hours except late...More

Thank ZaahidBharmal
Reviewed 12 June 2017

always enjoy driving on this bridge on Sundays as traffic is light - but amount of work makes it a difficult drive

Thank badbaruch57
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The George Washington Bridge (The GWB) is a sight to see. It is one of the iconic bridges in the USA. We have driven on it many times travelling into the city and then again going back to Jersey. I always liking riding the upper...More

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17 May 2017|
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Response from marksmail | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Look out for the signs as you approach the bridge and you can use cash 24 hours pre day as I recall. enjoy