There are 3 ways to get from New York to Mountain Lakes by train, taxi or car
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Train • 1h 18m
$7 - $12
2 alternative options
Taxi • 41 min
$170 - $210
Drive • 41 min
$3 - $5
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from New York to Mountain Lakes is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.
The quickest way to get from New York to Mountain Lakes is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 41 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hoboken and arriving at Mountain Lakes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 18m.
The distance between New York and Mountain Lakes is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.
The best way to get from New York to Mountain Lakes without a car is to train which takes 1h 18m and costs $7 - $12.
The train from Hoboken to Mountain Lakes takes 1h 18m including transfers and departs every four hours.
New York to Mountain Lakes train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Hoboken station.
New York to Mountain Lakes train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Mountain Lakes station.
Yes, the driving distance between New York to Mountain Lakes is 32 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from New York to Mountain Lakes.
There are 175+ hotels available in Mountain Lakes. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Mountain Lakes, NJ, USA?
NJ Transit operates a train from Hoboken to Mountain Lakes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 18m.
Train from Hoboken to Mountain Lakes
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 18m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
- Schedules at
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