There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Morris Plains 36.7 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Morris Plains 36.7 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

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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The distance between Manhattan and Morris Plains is 27 miles. The road distance is 36.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Manhattan to Morris Plains, including transfers.

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Manhattan to Morris Plains hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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