There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Manhattan by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, line 1 subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 72 St 1 / ...

$6 - $10

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Bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Port Authority Bus Terminal 108 / ...

$4 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 1006 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 1006 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 1006 / ...

$8 - $17

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Manhattan 16.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Manhattan 16.1 miles

$1 - $3

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Newark and Manhattan is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Manhattan without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Newark to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Newark to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Manhattan is 16 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Newark to Manhattan.

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Book your Newark to Manhattan bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Newark to Manhattan every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 35 min. Fullington Trailways also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from Newark to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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