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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Newark 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 / ...

$2 - $55

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Raymond Blvd 170'W Of Mccarter Hwy 108 / ...

$1 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Newark 10.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from New York to Newark 10.7 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Newark is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Newark is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Raymond Blvd 170'W Of Mccarter Hwy. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 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 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between New York and Newark is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs $2 - $55.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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New York to Newark 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 Newark is to train which takes 18 min and costs $2 - $55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $14 and takes 34 min.

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Map of how to get from New York to Newark.
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  • Distance: 9.2 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 18 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Raymond Blvd 170'W Of Mccarter Hwy hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from World Trade Center to Newark
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
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
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
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
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Raymond Blvd 170'W Of Mccarter Hwy
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Adult
$2 - $4
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$24 - $35
De Camp
Phone
(800) 631-1281/ (973) 783-7500
Website
decamp.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Frank E. Rodgers Blvd At Cleveland Ave#
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
decamp.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Newark
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Newark bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Raymond Blvd 170'W Of Mccarter Hwy station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Newark is 11 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from New York to Newark.

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