There are 4 ways to get from Hackensack to New York by train, bus, 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

Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Essex Street to Hoboken Pascack Valley Line

$3 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 165 bus  •  1 h 3 min

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

$1 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hackensack to New York 15.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Hackensack to New York 15.1 miles

$1 - $3

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Hackensack to New York hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Hackensack to New York every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Hackensack to New York
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
Central Car Service
Phone
+1 914-821-6742
Website
whiteplainstowncarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hackensack to New York?

The distance between Hackensack and New York is 18 km. The road distance is 24 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hackensack to New York?

The cheapest way to get from Hackensack to New York is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hackensack to New York?

The quickest way to get from Hackensack to New York is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs $80 - $100.

Is there a direct train between Hackensack and New York?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essex Street and arriving at Hoboken. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

Is there a direct bus between Hackensack and New York?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from State St At Banta Pl and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Hackensack to New York?

The train from Essex Street to Hoboken takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.