There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Morristown Headquarters Plaza Nyc

$4 - $9

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Train  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains Morris & Essex Line

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Morris Plains 37.3 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Morris Plains 37.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Morris Plains. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at Speedwell Ave At Pine Tree Ln via Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Morris Plains. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Morris Plains via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Morris Plains is 27 miles. The road distance is 37.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains without a car is to bus which takes 2h 2m and costs $3 - $10.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Morris Plains bus services, operated by Community Transit, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority station.

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Manhattan to Morris Plains train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains is to bus which takes 2h 2m and costs $3 - $10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $9 - $15 and takes 2h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

Community Transit operates a bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Morristown Headquarters Plaza every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 1h 25m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 22m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Community Transit
Phone
(800) 562-1375
Email
riders@commtrans.org
Website
communitytransit.org
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Morristown Headquarters Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
More information at
communitytransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to Morris Plains bus services, operated by Community Transit, arrive at Morristown Headquarters Plaza station.

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Manhattan to Morris Plains train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Morris Plains station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Morris Plains is 37 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Manhattan to Morris Plains.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Morris Plains. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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