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

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Train  •  34m

  1. Take the train from Hoboken to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus  •  53m

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$2 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Paterson 20.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from New York to Paterson 20.1 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  45m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Broadway @ Main St, Paterson Paterson-Port Authority / ...

$7

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Paterson is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Paterson is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Main St At Market St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hoboken and arriving at Paterson. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34m.

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The distance between New York and Paterson is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Paterson without a car is to train which takes 34m and costs $4 - $9.

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The train from Hoboken to Paterson takes 34m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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New York to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Hoboken station.

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The best way to get from New York to Paterson is to train which takes 34m and costs $4 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 190 bus, which costs $2 - $6 and takes 53m.

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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 34m

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Paterson hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 34m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from New York to Paterson every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 53m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Jitney Buses of New Jersey
Website
jerseyjitneys.info
Shuttle from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Broadway @ Main St, Paterson
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jerseyjitneys.info
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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New York to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Main St At Market St station.

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New York to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Paterson station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Paterson is 20 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from New York to Paterson.

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