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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station by train, bus, subway or car

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Train via Newark Penn Station  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to White House Raritan Valley Line

$11 - $68

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Bus, train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Watchung Ave At E Front St 114 / ...
  2. Take the train from Plainfield to White House Raritan Valley Line

$8 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to White House Raritan Valley Line

$12 - $17

Line 1 subway, train  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 86 St to WTC Cortlandt 1
  2. Take the train from World Trade Center to Newark
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to White House

$14 - $19

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station 51.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan station to Whitehouse Station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at White House via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Whitehouse Station is 44 miles. The road distance is 51.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station without a car is to train via Newark Penn Station which takes 2h 30m and costs $11 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Whitehouse Station train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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Manhattan to Whitehouse Station train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at White House station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Whitehouse Station is 52 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Manhattan to Whitehouse Station.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Whitehouse Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 44 miles
  • Duration: 2h 30m

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark Penn Station to White House every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 12m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to White House
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to White House
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Plainfield to White House
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
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 WTC Cortlandt
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from World Trade Center to Newark
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Watchung Ave At E Front St
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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