There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 191 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 191 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Normal Ave At Valley Rd# 191

$1 - $5

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Mountain Avenue Montclair-Boonton Line

$4 - $9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair 16.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair 16.6 miles

$1 - $3

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Normal Ave At Valley Rd#. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Mountain Avenue. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Upper Montclair is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair without a car is to line 191 bus which takes 55 min and costs .

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The line 191 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Normal Ave At Valley Rd# takes 38 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair is to line 191 bus which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Normal Ave At Valley Rd# station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Mountain Avenue station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Upper Montclair, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Mountain Avenue
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair is 17 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Upper Montclair.

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