Tourism has a major impact on the New Jersey economy. It represented $16.5 billion of state GDP in 2011, 3.4% of the state economy and generated $4.4 billion in state and local taxes and $4.8 billion in federal taxes. Tourism directly supported 312,000 jobs and 486,000 indirect and induced impact jobs. Leisure tourism represents 84% of industry sales in New Jersey. Domestic visitor market comprises 89% of tourism sales in New Jersey.
Meadowlink in partnership with NJ TRANSIT and local communities provides shuttle services both at the Jersey Shore and the Meadowlands to help visitors enjoy their visit to the area.