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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 817 bus  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to South Amboy North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the line 817 bus from Broadway At Augusta St to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave 817

$8 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 817 bus via Washington St At High St  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington St At High St 116
  2. Take the line 817 bus from Rector St At Washington St# to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave 817

$7 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus Academy Bus, line 817 bus  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Keansburg, NJ-Rt 36 & Palmer Route 36-To Long Branch
  2. Take the line 817 bus from Main St At Lohsen Ave to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave 817

$19 - $23

Taxi  •  42m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Cliffwood Beach 35.7 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  42m

  1. Drive from New York to Cliffwood Beach 35.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Cliffwood Beach. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave via Main St At Lohsen Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between New York and Cliffwood Beach is 23 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach without a car is to train and line 817 bus which takes 2h 8m and costs $7 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach, including transfers.

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New York to Cliffwood Beach bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority station.

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New York to Cliffwood Beach bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Cliffwood Beach is 36 miles. It takes approximately 42m to drive from New York to Cliffwood Beach.

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There are 107+ hotels available in Cliffwood Beach. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Cliffwood Beach.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Cliffwood Beach, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Cliffwood Beach via Keansburg, NJ-Rt 36 & Palmer and Main St At Lohsen Ave in around 2h 27m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Broadway At Augusta St to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Lohsen Ave to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington St At High St
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Rector St At Washington St# to Nj 35 At Cliffwood Ave
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Keansburg, NJ-Rt 36 & Palmer
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Cliffwood Beach
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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