NJ Transit operates a bus from Manhattan to East Orange hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 40 min.
How to get from Manhattan to East Orange
From Port Authority Bus Terminal line 108 bus to Pavillion Apartments At Tower South#. 40 min $4. From 72 St line 2 subway to New York Penn Station then train to Brick Church. 1 h 1 min $10. From Manhattan taxi to East Orange. 21 min $110. From Manhattan drive to East Orange. 21 min $2.