There are 6 ways to get from Dover to Paterson by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Dover to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$11 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 880 bus, line 874 bus, line 712 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 880 bus from W Blackwell St At S Warren St to Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave 880 / ...
  2. Take the line 874 bus from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 874
  3. Take the line 712 bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Market St At Main St 712 / ...

$4 - $12

4 alternative options

Train, line 72 bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Dover to Newark Broad St Morris & Essex Line / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Main St At Market St 72

$8 - $15

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Paterson 25.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Paterson 25.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dover to Paterson 25.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Paterson is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Paterson is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Dover and Paterson is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Dover to Paterson, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Paterson. However, there are services departing from W Blackwell St At S Warren St and arriving at Market St At Main St via Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Paterson via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Dover, NJ, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Dover to Paterson via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Paterson via Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Dover to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Dover to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from W Blackwell St At S Warren St to Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Market St At Main St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dover to Paterson
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
BLACK CAR
$110 - $150
UberSUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Dover to Paterson
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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