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

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$3 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 1003 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 1003 bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj 1003 / ...

$8 - $17

Train, line 1 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from 9th Street to Journal Square Path
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Journal Square Transportation Center to Market St At Broad St 1

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Newark 10.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from New York to Newark 10.1 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from New York to New Jersey is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to New Jersey is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between New York and New Jersey is 50 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs $3 - $8.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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New York to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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New York to New Jersey train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to New Jersey is to train which takes 18 min and costs $3 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 1003 bus, which costs $8 - $17 and takes 30 min.

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  • Distance: 50.4 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Newark every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Newark every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $17 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Newark
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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