There are 5 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City by bus, subway, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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

Bus, subway, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St F
  3. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City 16.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City 16.5 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Jersey City 16.5 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York La Guardia Airport to Jersey City

$16 - $75

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

There is no direct connection from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City. However, you can take the bus to Roosevelt Av/74 St, take the walk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, take the subway to 14 St, take the walk to 14th Street, then take the train to Journal Square. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Jersey City.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Jersey City
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from New York La Guardia Airport to Jersey City
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City?

The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Jersey City is 18 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City?

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City?

The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $85 - $110.

How long does it take to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City?

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Jersey City, including transfers.

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