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There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, AirTrain  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the AirTrain from Newark Liberty Airport Station to Terminal B

$16 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 107 bus, bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 107 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Area Trans Center - Port St 107
  2. Take the bus from North Area - Brewster Road to Terminal B Go28 / ...

$2 - $8

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Newark Airport - Terminal B

$17 - $19

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) 18.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) 18.2 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan to Newark Airport

$85 - $100

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Manhattan to Newark Airport 18.2 miles

$85 - $120

Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) by bus

The bus journey time between Manhattan and Newark Airport (EWR) is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 38 min. Operated by Newark Airport Express, the Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) bus service departs from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arrives in Newark Airport - Terminal B. Typically 49 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 Newark Airport (EWR) bus schedules

Manhattan → Newark Airport (EWR)
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The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) is to drive, which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Newark Airport - Terminal B. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan station to Newark Airport (EWR). However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Terminal B via Newark Liberty Airport Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Newark Airport (EWR) is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) without a car is to train and AirTrain which takes 31 min and costs $15 - $22.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR), including transfers.

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Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Newark Airport Express, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Newark Airport Express, arrive at Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR).
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Newark Airport (EWR), USA?

Newark Airport Express operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Newark Airport - Terminal B every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $19 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Newark Airtrain
Phone
888-247-7433
Website
newarkairport.com
Tram from Newark Liberty Airport Station to Terminal B
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
newarkairport.com
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-(877)-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Newark Airport - Terminal B
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $19
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Newark Airport Express
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Area Trans Center - Port St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from North Area - Brewster Road to Terminal B
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Manhattan to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Shuttle
$85 - $100
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Manhattan to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Private
$85 - $120
Taxi from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by Newark Airtrain, arrive at Terminal B station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR) is 18 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Manhattan to Newark Airport (EWR).

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There are 3860+ hotels available in Newark Airport (EWR). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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