There are 8 ways to get from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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 Amtrak Acela Express, bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/61 St to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B

$54 - $141

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Train NJ Transit, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$7 - $21

6 alternative options

Train, subway  •  56 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 Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av E

$8 - $17

Line 1006 bus, subway  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 1006 bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 1006 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av E

$13 - $28

Bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal C to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$17 - $33

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 20.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 20.9 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  26 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport 20.9 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). However, there are services departing from Broad St At Market St and arriving at Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B via Newark Airport - Terminal C, Madison Av/E 42 St and Roosevelt Av/74 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 56 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) without a car is to train and bus which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal C station.

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New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Roosevelt Av/74 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 21 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

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There are 1740+ hotels available in New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

You can take a bus from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) via Terminal C, Newark Airport - Terminal C, 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, Madison Av/E 42 St, and Roosevelt Av/74 St in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/61 St to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
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
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$13 - $17
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal C to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newark to New York La Guardia Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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