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

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Recommended option

Train  •  29 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

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

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

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The distance between Hackensack and New York is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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The train from Essex Street to Hoboken takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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.

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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 29 min.

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The best way to get from Hackensack to New York without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs $3 - $8.

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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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 29 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
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com

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