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There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Kearny by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train, line 76 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Broad St Montclair-Boonton Line / ...
  2. Take the line 76 bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Belgrove Dr At Oakwood Ave# 76

$4 - $11

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Line 190 bus, line 76 bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rutherford Rail Station 190
  2. Take the line 76 bus from Rutherford Rail Station to Kearny Ave At Midland Ave 76

$2 - $8

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Bus, line 30 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Harding @ Ridge Rd. RT #44: PABT-Bloomfield / ...
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Garden Terrace At Ridge Rd to Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave# 30

$4 - $11

Subway, train, line 30 bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St-Penn Station C / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Broad St
  3. Take the line 30 bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave# 30

$7 - $15

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Kearny 14.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Kearny 14.3 miles

$1 - $2

Manhattan to Kearny by bus

The bus journey time between Manhattan and Kearny is around 59 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 44 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Manhattan to Kearny bus service departs from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arrives in Kearny Ave At Midland Ave. Typically 279 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Kearny bus schedules

Manhattan → Kearny
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kearny is 800-232-4636.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Kearny is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Kearny is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Kearny. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave# via Garden Terrace At Ridge Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Kearny is 9 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Kearny without a car is to train and line 76 bus which takes 43 min and costs $4 - $12.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Manhattan to Kearny, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Kearny bus services, operated by De Camp, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to Kearny bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave# station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Kearny is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Manhattan to Kearny.

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There are 4010+ hotels available in Kearny. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Kearny, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Kearny via Harding @ Ridge Rd. and Garden Terrace At Ridge Rd in around 55 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 86 St to 34 St-Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Belgrove Dr At Oakwood Ave#
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
Bus from Garden Terrace At Ridge Rd to Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave#
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rutherford Rail Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Rutherford Rail Station to Kearny Ave At Midland Ave
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Kearny Ave At Oakwood Ave#
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
De Camp
Phone
(800) 631-1281/ (973) 783-7500
Website
decamp.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Harding @ Ridge Rd.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
decamp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Kearny
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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