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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Line 119 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center 119 / ...

$1 - $4

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  39 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St-Museum of Natural History to W 4 St-Wash Sq A / ...
  2. Take the train from 9th Street to Journal Square Path

$6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) 10 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) 10 miles

$1 - $2

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Journal Square (Station) is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Journal Square (Station) is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Journal Square Transportation Center. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station). However, there are services departing from 81 St-Museum of Natural History and arriving at Journal Square via 9th Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Journal Square (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 10 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) without a car is to line 119 bus which takes 32 min and costs $1 - $4.

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The line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) train services, operated by MTA, depart from 81 St-Museum of Natural History station.

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Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Journal Square Transportation Center station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station).
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Journal Square (Station), NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 81 St-Museum of Natural History to W 4 St-Wash Sq
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 9th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) train services, operated by PATH, arrive at Journal Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Journal Square (Station) is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Manhattan to Journal Square (Station).

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