There are 5 ways to get from Jersey City to Edison by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Edison Station Northeast Corridor

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Journal Square Transportation Center to Port Authority Bus Terminal 119 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to East Brunswick 100

$6 - $23

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jersey City to Edison 29 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Edison 29 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jersey City to Edison 29 miles

$35 - $45

What companies run services between Jersey City, NJ, USA and Edison, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Jersey City to Edison every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jersey City to Edison via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York Port Authority in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jersey City to Edison
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $45
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $70
BLACK CAR
$130 - $170
UberSUV
$170 - $210
Taxi from Jersey City to Edison
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jersey City and Edison is 37 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Edison is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Edison is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs $110 - $140.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and arriving at Edison Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Jersey City to Edison. However, there are services departing from Journal Square Transportation Center and arriving at East Brunswick via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

The train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Edison Station takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.