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There are 7 ways to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  8m

  1. Take the train from Rutherford to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$2 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 163 bus, line 83 bus  •  44m

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to 30Th St At Bergenline Ave 160 / ...
  2. Take the line 83 bus from Bergenline Ave At 32Nd St to Journal Square Transportation Center 83 / ...

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 163 bus, line 119 bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 160 / ...
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave 119

$2 - $6

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from East Rutherford to Jersey City 10.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from East Rutherford to Jersey City 10.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13m

  1. Take an Uber from East Rutherford to Jersey City 10.2 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  3h 18m

  1. Walk from East Rutherford to Jersey City 10.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City is to train which costs $2 - $7 and takes 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Rutherford to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Paterson Ave At Grove St and arriving at Journal Square Transportation Center via Bergenline Ave At 32Nd St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rutherford and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8m.

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The distance between East Rutherford and Jersey City is 7 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The best way to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City without a car is to train which takes 8m and costs $2 - $7.

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The train from Rutherford to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level takes 8m including transfers and departs hourly.

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East Rutherford to Jersey City bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Paterson Ave At Grove St station.

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East Rutherford to Jersey City train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Rutherford station.

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The best way to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City is to train which takes 8m and costs $2 - $7. Alternatively, you can line 163 bus and line 83 bus, which costs $1 - $5 and takes 44m.

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Map of how to get from East Rutherford to Jersey City.
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  • Distance: 7.4 miles
  • Duration: 8m

What companies run services between East Rutherford, NJ, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from East Rutherford to Jersey City hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Rutherford to Jersey City via 30Th St At Bergenline Ave and Bergenline Ave At 32Nd St in around 44m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Rutherford to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to 30Th St At Bergenline Ave
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Bergenline Ave At 32Nd St to Journal Square Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Paterson Ave At Grove St to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from East Rutherford to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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uber.com
UberPOOL
$13 - $19
UberX
$15 - $20
UberXL
$19 - $25
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$65 - $90
Taxi from East Rutherford to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com

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East Rutherford to Jersey City bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Journal Square Transportation Center station.

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East Rutherford to Jersey City train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Rutherford to Jersey City is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from East Rutherford to Jersey City.

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