There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to Lower East Side 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.

Recommended option

Train PATH, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Newark to World Trade Center Path
  2. Take the subway from Fulton St to Essex St J / ...

$6

5 alternative options

Train NJ Transit, subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Delancey St F / ...

$6 - $10

Line 1604 bus, subway  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 1604 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 904 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to W 4 St A / ...
  3. Take the subway from W 4 St to Delancey St F / ...

$15 - $23

Line 1 bus, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Market St At Broad St to Journal Square Transportation Center 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street Path

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Lower East Side 11.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Lower East Side 11.4 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Lower East Side is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Lower East Side is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Lower East Side is 50 miles. The road distance is 11.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from New Jersey to Lower East Side, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Lower East Side.
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  • Distance: 49.7 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Lower East Side, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Newark to Lower East Side. However, you can take the train to World Trade Center, take the walk to Fulton St, then take the subway to Essex St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Newark to Lower East Side via New York Penn Station and 34 St - Herald Sq in around 41 min.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Newark to World Trade Center
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Fulton St to Essex St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Delancey St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to W 4 St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St to Delancey St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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 Lower East Side
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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