There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to Central Park by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 86 St C / ...

$6 - $132

3 alternative options

Line 1604 bus, subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 1604 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 1604 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 81 St - Museum of Natural History A / ...

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Central Park 16.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Central Park 16.2 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Central Park is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Central Park is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $85 - $110.

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The distance between New Jersey and Central Park is 87 km. The road distance is 26 km.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from New Jersey to Central Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Central Park, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Newark to Central Park. However, you can take the train to New York Penn Station, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, take the subway to 86 St, then take the walk to Central Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Newark to Central Park via New York, Ny, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and 81 St - Museum of Natural History in around 49 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from Newark to Central Park
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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