NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Paterson hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from New York to Paterson every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 50 min.
How to get from New York to Paterson
From Hoboken train to Paterson. 34 min $8. From Port Authority Bus Terminal line 190 bus to Main St At Market St. 50 min $5. From New York taxi to Paterson. 25 min $128. From New York drive to Paterson. 25 min $2.