There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to William Paterson University by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to William Paterson U Main Campus 198

$3 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus, line 748 bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Union City to Broadway @ Main St, Paterson Paterson-Port Authority
  2. Take the line 748 bus from West Broadway At Broadway to Hamburg Tpke At Wpu Hobart Hall 748

$5 - $12

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to William Paterson University 25 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to William Paterson University 25 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to William Paterson University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to William Paterson University is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at William Paterson U Main Campus. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and William Paterson University is 17 miles. The road distance is 25 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to William Paterson University without a car is to bus which takes 1h and costs $3 - $8.

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The bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to William Paterson U Main Campus takes 54 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Manhattan to William Paterson University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to William Paterson University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at William Paterson U Main Campus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to William Paterson University is 25 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Manhattan to William Paterson University.

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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and William Paterson University, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to William Paterson U Main Campus every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 54 min.

Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to William Paterson U Main Campus
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from West Broadway At Broadway to Hamburg Tpke At Wpu Hobart Hall
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Jitney Buses of New Jersey
Website
jerseyjitneys.info
Bus from Union City to Broadway @ Main St, Paterson
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jerseyjitneys.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to William Paterson University
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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