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There are 4 ways to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Elizabeth to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$4 - $9

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Line 112 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 112 bus from Fairmount Ave At Jefferson Ave to Port Authority Drop Off 112

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 18.7 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 18.7 miles

$1 - $3

Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train

The train journey time between Elizabeth and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 33 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest train normally takes 29 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train service departs from Elizabeth and arrives in New York Penn Station. Typically 418 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
33 min
Fastest train time:
29 min
Trains per week:
418
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:17
Last train departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train schedules

Elizabeth → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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The cheapest way to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fairmount Ave At Jefferson Ave and arriving at Port Authority Drop Off. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elizabeth and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Elizabeth and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs $4 - $9.

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The train from Elizabeth to New York Penn Station takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Fairmount Ave At Jefferson Ave station.

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Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Elizabeth station.

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The best way to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to train which takes 33 min and costs $4 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 112 bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Elizabeth, NJ, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Elizabeth to New York Penn Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Fairmount Ave At Jefferson Ave to Port Authority Drop Off hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Elizabeth to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Fairmount Ave At Jefferson Ave to Port Authority Drop Off
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com

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Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Port Authority Drop Off station.

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Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Elizabeth to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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There are 1049+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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