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There are 6 ways to get from Clifton to Hackensack by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Line 780 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 780 bus from Main Ave At Prospect St to Hackensack Bus Terminal 780

$1 - $3

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Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Clifton to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Anderson Street Pascack Valley Line

$6 - $15

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clifton to Hackensack 10.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Clifton to Hackensack 10.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Clifton to Hackensack 10.7 miles

$20 - $26

Walk  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Clifton to Hackensack 9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Clifton to Hackensack is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Clifton to Hackensack is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Main Ave At Prospect St and arriving at Hackensack Bus Terminal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Clifton to Hackensack. However, there are services departing from Clifton and arriving at Anderson Street via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Clifton and Hackensack is 7 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Clifton to Hackensack without a car is to line 780 bus which takes 29 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The line 780 bus from Main Ave At Prospect St to Hackensack Bus Terminal takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Clifton to Hackensack bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Main Ave At Prospect St station.

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Clifton to Hackensack train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Clifton station.

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The best way to get from Clifton to Hackensack is to line 780 bus which takes 29 min and costs $1 - $3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $5 - $15 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Clifton to Hackensack.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Clifton, NJ, USA and Hackensack, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Clifton to Hackensack every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Clifton to Hackensack via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Clifton to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Anderson Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Clifton to Hackensack
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
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uber.com
UberX
$14 - $19
UberPOOL
$20 - $26
UberXL
$21 - $26
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Clifton to Hackensack
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com

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Clifton to Hackensack bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Hackensack Bus Terminal station.

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Clifton to Hackensack train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Anderson Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clifton to Hackensack is 11 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Clifton to Hackensack.

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There are 1664+ hotels available in Hackensack. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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