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There are 5 ways to get from Morristown to Hackensack by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 76 bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Newark Broad St Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the line 76 bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Hackensack Bus Terminal 76

$6 - $14

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Line 874 bus, line 712 bus  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the line 874 bus from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 874 / ...
  2. Take the line 712 bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Hackensack Bus Terminal 712

$2 - $8

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Essex Street Pascack Valley Line

$9 - $18

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Morristown to Hackensack 29 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Morristown to Hackensack 29 miles

$2 - $5

Morristown to Hackensack by train and bus

The journey time between Morristown and Hackensack is around 1h 52m and covers a distance of around 35 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 31m. Operated by NJ Transit, the Morristown to Hackensack service departs from Morristown and arrives in Hackensack Bus Terminal. Typically 216 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 52m
Fastest journey time:
1h 31m
Services per week:
216
Cheapest price:
$6
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:35
Last service departs at:
22:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Morristown to Hackensack train and bus schedules

Morristown → Hackensack
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hackensack is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Hackensack is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Morristown to Hackensack is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Morristown to Hackensack is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morristown to Hackensack. However, there are services departing from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and arriving at Hackensack Bus Terminal via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Morristown to Hackensack. However, there are services departing from Morristown and arriving at Essex Street via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Morristown and Hackensack is 24 miles. The road distance is 29 miles.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Hackensack without a car is to train and line 76 bus which takes 1h 52m and costs $6 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Morristown to Hackensack, including transfers.

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Morristown to Hackensack bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave station.

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Morristown to Hackensack train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Morristown station.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Hackensack is to train which takes 2h and costs $9 - $19. Alternatively, you can line 874 bus and line 712 bus, which costs $2 - $8 and takes 2h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Morristown to Hackensack.
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  • Distance: 23.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 52m

What companies run services between Morristown, Morris County, NJ, USA and Hackensack, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Morristown to Hackensack via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 2h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Morristown to Hackensack via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop in around 2h 6m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Essex Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St Across From Njt Station to Hackensack Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Hackensack Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Morristown to Hackensack
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Parsippany Taxi Service
Phone
+1-973-545-1681
Website
parsippanylimotaxi.com

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Morristown to Hackensack bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Hackensack Bus Terminal station.

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Morristown to Hackensack train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Essex Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Morristown to Hackensack is 29 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Morristown to Hackensack.

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