There are 4 ways to get from Chinatown to Paterson by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 190 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from Grand St to 34 St - Herald Sq B / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$8 - $18

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chinatown to Paterson 21.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Chinatown to Paterson 21.1 miles

$2 - $3

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chinatown and Paterson is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chinatown to Paterson without a car is to line 190 bus which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Chinatown to Paterson, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chinatown to Paterson is 21 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Chinatown to Paterson.

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There are 1126+ hotels available in Paterson. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Chinatown, NY, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Chinatown to Paterson every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chinatown to Paterson
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com

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