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

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Recommended option

Bus, subway, line 190 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E
  3. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$8 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus, line 7 subway, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St Q48
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to Woodside - 61 St 7
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  5. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$14 - $30

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson 25.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson 25.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Paterson 25.4 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Paterson is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson without a car is to bus and subway and line 190 bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $7 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson.

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There are 1185+ hotels available in Paterson. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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

There is no direct connection from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson. However, you can take the bus to Roosevelt Av/74 St, take the walk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, take the subway to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, take the walk to Port Authority Bus Terminal, then take the line 190 bus to Main St At Market St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson via Roosevelt Av/111 St, 111 St, Woodside - 61 St, Woodside, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Paterson
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Paterson
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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