• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to Yonkers 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, line 1 subway  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1

$8 - $18

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$50 - $74

Bus, train  •  1 h 53 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 train from Grand Central to Yonkers Hudson

$19 - $35

Bus  •  2 h 36 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 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av BxM3

$15 - $26

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Yonkers 24.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Yonkers 24.7 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Yonkers is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Yonkers is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 28 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Yonkers. However, there are services departing from Broad St At Market St and arriving at S Broadway/Prospect Av via Newark Airport - Terminal C and Madison Av/E 39 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from New Jersey station to Yonkers. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Yonkers Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

More details

The distance between New Jersey and Yonkers is 65 miles. The road distance is 24.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New Jersey to Yonkers without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 1 h 28 min and costs $8 - $19.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from New Jersey to Yonkers, including transfers.

More details

New Jersey to Yonkers bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal C station.

More details

New Jersey to Yonkers train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

More details

The best way to get from New Jersey to Yonkers is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $50 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $27 and takes 2 h 36 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from New Jersey to Yonkers.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 65.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Newark to Yonkers via New York Penn Station in around 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Yonkers 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, and Madison Av/E 39 St in around 2 h 36 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$11 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
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
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 39 St to S Broadway/Prospect Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Newark to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

New Jersey to Yonkers bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at S Broadway/Prospect Av station.

More details

New Jersey to Yonkers train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Yonkers Amtrak station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Yonkers is 25 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from New Jersey to Yonkers.

Get driving directions

Book your New Jersey to Yonkers train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 1299+ hotels available in Yonkers. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

More details