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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 161 bus  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the line 161 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Market St At City Hall 161 / ...

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 190 bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190

$4 - $7

Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Montclair-Boonton Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$2 - $16

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park 21.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park 21.5 miles

$2 - $3

Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park by bus and walk

The journey time between Manhattan and Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is around 54 min and covers a distance of around 20 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 39 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park service departs from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arrives in Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park. Typically 419 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
54 min
Fastest journey time:
39 min
Journey distance:
20 miles
Services per week:
419
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park bus and walk schedules

Manhattan → Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Market St At City Hall. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan station to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Paterson via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is 15 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park without a car is to line 161 bus which takes 1h 2m and costs $1 - $4.

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The line 161 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Market St At City Hall takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is to line 161 bus which takes 1h 2m and costs $1 - $4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $2 - $16 and takes 1h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 2m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Market St At City Hall every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level and Paterson in around 1h 29m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$2 - $7
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$4 - $9
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Market St At City Hall
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Market St At City Hall station.

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Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Paterson station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park is 21 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Manhattan to Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park.

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