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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Journal Square by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from 9th Street to Journal Square Path

$3

Cheapest option

Line 87 bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Hoboken Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center 87

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Journal Square 4.1 miles

$24 - $30

Walk  •  1h 30m

  1. Walk from New York to Journal Square 4.9 miles

New York to Journal Square by train and walk

The journey time between New York and Journal Square is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 19 min. Operated by PATH, the New York to Journal Square service departs from 9th Street and arrives in Journal Square. Typically 959 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19 min
Fastest journey time:
19 min
Services per week:
959
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:29
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Journal Square train and walk schedules

New York → Journal Square
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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Journal Square is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Journal Square is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Journal Square is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Journal Square is to line 87 bus which costs $1 - $4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Journal Square is to taxi which costs $24 - $30 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hoboken Terminal and arriving at Journal Square Transportation Center. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 9th Street and arriving at Journal Square. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between New York and Journal Square is 3 miles.

The best way to get from New York to Journal Square without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs $3.

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The train from 9th Street to Journal Square takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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New York to Journal Square bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Hoboken Terminal station.

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New York to Journal Square train services, operated by PATH, depart from 9th Street station.

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The best way to get from New York to Journal Square is to train which takes 20 min and costs $3. Alternatively, you can line 87 bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 23 min.

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Map of how to get from New York to Journal Square.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

PATH operates a train from 9th Street to Journal Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Hoboken Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 9th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Hoboken Terminal to Journal Square Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Journal Square bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Journal Square Transportation Center station.

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New York to Journal Square train services, operated by PATH, arrive at Journal Square station.

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