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There are 4 ways to get from New York to South Orange by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to South Orange Morris & Essex Line / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 107 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 107 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Valley St At 1St St 107

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to South Orange 15.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from New York to South Orange 15.9 miles

$1 - $3

New York to South Orange by train

The train journey time between New York and South Orange is around 33 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest train normally takes 29 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the New York to South Orange train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in South Orange. Typically 209 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
33 min
Fastest train time:
29 min
Trains per week:
209
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:02
Last train departs at:
23:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to South Orange train schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in South Orange is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in South Orange is recommended.

The social distance requirement in South Orange is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from New York to South Orange is to drive, which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to South Orange is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Valley St At 1St St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at South Orange. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between New York and South Orange is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to South Orange without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs $4 - $9.

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The train from New York Penn Station to South Orange takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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New York to South Orange 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 South Orange is to train which takes 33 min and costs $4 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 107 bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 52 min.

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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to South Orange hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Valley St At 1St St hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to South Orange
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Valley St At 1St St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from New York to South Orange
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to South Orange bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Valley St At 1St St station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to South Orange is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from New York to South Orange.

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There are 833+ hotels available in South Orange. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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