There are 3 ways to get from New York to Morris Plains by train, taxi or car

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

Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains Morris & Essex Line

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Morris Plains 31.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from New York to Morris Plains 31.3 miles

$3 - $5

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Morris Plains hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Morris Plains
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York to Morris Plains?

The distance between New York and Morris Plains is 42 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York to Morris Plains?

The cheapest way to get from New York to Morris Plains is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York to Morris Plains?

The quickest way to get from New York to Morris Plains is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs $160 - $200.

Is there a direct train between New York and Morris Plains?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Morris Plains. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from New York to Morris Plains?

The train from New York Penn Station to Morris Plains takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.