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There are 4 ways to get from Morristown to New Paltz by bus, train or car

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Line 874 bus, bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the line 874 bus from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 874 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz

$21 - $73

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Train  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Morristown to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$34 - $53

Train via New York  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie Hudson

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Morristown to New Paltz 80.5 miles

$7 - $12

Morristown to New Paltz by bus

The bus journey time between Morristown and New Paltz is around 4h 43m and covers a distance of around 116 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 20m. Operated by NJ Transit and Trailways New York, the Morristown to New Paltz bus service departs from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and arrives in New Paltz. Typically 31 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 43m
Fastest bus time:
3h 20m
Buses per week:
31
Cheapest price:
$21
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:45
Last bus departs at:
17:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Morristown to New Paltz bus schedules

Morristown → New Paltz
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The cheapest way to get from Morristown to New Paltz is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Morristown to New Paltz is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morristown to New Paltz. However, there are services departing from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and arriving at New Paltz via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop and New York, Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Morristown and New Paltz is 69 miles. The road distance is 80.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Morristown to New Paltz without a car is to line 874 bus and bus which takes 3h 55m and costs $21 - $75.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Morristown to New Paltz, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Morristown to New Paltz is to line 874 bus and bus which takes 3h 55m and costs $21 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 5h.

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Morristown to New Paltz bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at New Paltz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Morristown to New Paltz is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Morristown to New Paltz.

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  • Distance: 69.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Morristown, Morris County, NJ, USA and New Paltz, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Morristown to New Paltz via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop and New York, Port Authority in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Morristown to New Paltz via New York Penn Station, New York Moynihan Train Hall, Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station, and Poughkeepsie Train Station in around 5h.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
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
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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