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There are 5 ways to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Line 162 bus, line 7 subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 162 bus from Polifly Rd At Parker Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 144 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq-42 St to Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av 7 / ...

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train, line 7 subway  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Essex Street to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq-42 St to Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av 7 / ...

$8 - $17

Line 165 bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 165 bus from State St At Sussex St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 165

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach 14.8 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach 14.8 miles

$1 - $3

Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach by walk, bus and subway

The journey time between Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) and Water Taxi Beach is around 39 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 31 min. Services are operated by NJ Transit and MTA. Typically 234 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
39 min
Fastest journey time:
31 min
Services per week:
234
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:38
Last service departs at:
18:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach walk, bus and subway schedules

Departing Monday, June 21, 2021

Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) → Water Taxi Beach
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 18 min.

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The fastest way to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $80 - $100 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach. However, there are services departing from Essex Street and arriving at Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Times Sq-42 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) and Water Taxi Beach is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach without a car is to line 162 bus and line 7 subway which takes 49 min and costs $4 - $7.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach, including transfers.

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Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Essex Street station.

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Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach is 15 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach.

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There are 1043+ hotels available in Water Taxi Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Essex Street Station (NJ Transit), NJ, USA and Water Taxi Beach, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from State St At Sussex St to Port Authority Bus Terminal every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq-42 St to Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Essex Street to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Polifly Rd At Parker Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from State St At Sussex St to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Essex Street Station (NJ Transit) to Water Taxi Beach
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexicocs.com

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