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There are 6 ways to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway, train  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to Park Pl 2
  2. Take the train from World Trade Center to Journal Square Path

$6

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway, line 119 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to Times Sq - 42 St 2
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave 119

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Jersey City 11.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Jersey City 11.2 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Walk from Brooklyn to Jersey City 11.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Cycle from Rogers Ave & Sterling St to Lincoln Park 10.4 miles

$10

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Jersey City is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City without a car is to line 2 subway and train which takes 45 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Jersey City is 11 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Brooklyn to Jersey City.

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There are 1789+ hotels available in Jersey City. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Jersey City.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Jersey City. However, you can take the line 2 subway to Park Pl, take the walk to World Trade Center, then take the train to Journal Square. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brooklyn to Jersey City via Times Sq - 42 St and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Rogers Ave & Sterling St to Lincoln Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Brooklyn to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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