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There are 6 ways to get from New York to Fanwood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fanwood Raritan Valley Line

$5 - $10

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Bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Midway Ave At Tillotson Rd 113

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Train via Newark  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Newark Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Fanwood Raritan Valley Line

$24 - $64

Train via Newark Penn Station  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Fanwood Raritan Valley Line

$6 - $16

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Fanwood 27.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from New York to Fanwood 27.5 miles

$2 - $4

New York to Fanwood by train

The train journey time between New York and Fanwood is around 47 min and covers a distance of around 24 miles. The fastest train normally takes 45 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the New York to Fanwood train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Fanwood. Typically 40 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
47 min
Fastest train time:
45 min
Trains per week:
40
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:44
Last train departs at:
22:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Fanwood train schedules

New York → Fanwood
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Fanwood is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Fanwood is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Midway Ave At Tillotson Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Fanwood. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between New York and Fanwood is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Fanwood without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs $5 - $10.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Fanwood takes 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New York to Fanwood bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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New York to Fanwood train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Fanwood is to train which takes 45 min and costs $5 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 1h 3m.

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  • Distance: 21.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Fanwood every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Midway Ave At Tillotson Rd hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 1h 3m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fanwood
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Fanwood
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Newark
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$24 - $35
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Newark
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Midway Ave At Tillotson Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Fanwood
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Fanwood bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Midway Ave At Tillotson Rd station.

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New York to Fanwood train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Fanwood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Fanwood is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from New York to Fanwood.

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