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Rutherford overview

Rutherford is a friendly locale unique for its live music, riverfront, and sports. You'll find extensive coffee and bar options. Plan a fun excursion to Frames Bowling Lounge and MetLife Stadium. Montclair State University and Broadway are popular places to visit. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Rutherford is for you.

Where to stay in Rutherford

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Rutherford has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Rutherford with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Rutherford hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Rutherford hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Rutherford

Fly in to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), 10 mi (16.1 km) from downtown Rutherford. New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) is the next closest major airport, 12.9 mi (20.8 km) away. Rutherford Station is the closest train station.

What to see around Rutherford

Fun outdoor activities are on hand along with these attractions:
  • • Meadowlands Race Track
  • • Super Bowl 2014
  • • MetLife Stadium
  • • Meadowlands Sports Complex
  • • Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium
Known for its family-friendly sights such as:
  • • Field Station Dinosaurs
  • • Chelsea Piers
  • • Central Park Zoo
  • • NBC Studios
  • • Bergen County Zoo
Live music and theaters are highlights of the area, along with cultural places like:
  • • Meadowlands Museum
  • • Lyndhurst Historical Society - Little Red Schoolhouse
  • • Aviation Hall of Fame of New Jersey
  • • New Jersey Naval Museum
  • • Alexander Kasser Theater
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • Montclair State University
  • • Frames Bowling Lounge
  • • Broadway
  • • Times Square
  • • Central Park

When to visit Rutherford

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 56°F day, 23°F night
  • April-June: 85°F day, 38°F night
  • July-September: 86°F day, 52°F night
  • October-December: 72°F day, 25°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 10.31 inches
  • April-June: 12.64 inches
  • July-September: 13.11 inches
  • October-December: 11.69 inches