There are 5 ways to get from Fort Lee to New York by bus, subway, taxi or car

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

Line 158 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 158 bus from Main St At Central Rd to Lincoln Harbor 158

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Line 186 bus, bus, subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 186 bus from G W Bridge Plaza East to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal 171 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/W 178 St to Broadway/W 168 St Bx7
  3. Take the subway from 168 St to W 4 St A

$5 - $11

Line 159 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 159 bus from Rt-67 to Port Authority Bus Terminal 156 / ...

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Lee to New York 11.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lee to New York 11.5 miles

$1 - $2

What companies run services between Fort Lee, NJ, USA and New York, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Fort Lee to New York every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Central Rd to Lincoln Harbor
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from G W Bridge Plaza East to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Rt-67 to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/W 178 St to Broadway/W 168 St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Lee to New York
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Lee and New York is 14 km. The road distance is 18 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lee to New York is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort Lee to New York is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $60 - $75.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Main St At Central Rd and arriving at Lincoln Harbor. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

The line 158 bus from Main St At Central Rd to Lincoln Harbor takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.