There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to New Paltz by bus, train 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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Line 1604 bus, bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 1604 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 1604 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz Phk 0707 / ...

$37 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Newburgh, NY - Citgo 734 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 17K Bus Terminal to Trailways New Paltz X / ...

$33 - $82

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to NP Stewarts Rt 32 Southbound Upl

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New Paltz 80.6 miles

$7 - $12

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

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

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The distance between New Jersey and New Paltz is 117 miles. The road distance is 80.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from New Jersey to New Paltz, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to New Paltz. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New Paltz, NY via New York, NY and New Paltz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The nearest airport to New Paltz is Newburgh (SWF) Airport which is 17.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (68.5 miles), Hartford (BDL) (73.6 miles), Newark (EWR) (73.6 miles) and New York JFK (JFK) (78.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to New Paltz.
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  • Distance: 117.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Newark to New Paltz via New York, Ny, New York, NY, and New Paltz in around 2 h 58 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
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Newburgh, NY to New Paltz, NY
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Ulster County Area Transit
Phone
1-888-827-8228
Email
ucat@co.ulster.ny.us
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to NP Stewarts Rt 32 Southbound
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from 17K Bus Terminal to Trailways New Paltz
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov

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