There are 6 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City by train, bus, taxi, car, foot or bike

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  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square Path

$3

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St 119

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City 8.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City 8.6 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City 7.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Cycle from Pershing Square South to Lincoln Park 11.2 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Jersey City is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The train from 33rd Street to Journal Square takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 33rd Street and arriving at Journal Square. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

PATH operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Pershing Square South to Lincoln Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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