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

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Train  •  36 min

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

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 114 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 114 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Morris Ave At Warren Ave 114

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Union 15.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from New York to Union 15.9 miles

$1 - $3

New York to Union by train

The train journey time between New York and Union is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. The fastest train normally takes 29 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the New York to Union train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Maplewood. Typically 215 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
36 min
Fastest train time:
29 min
Trains per week:
215
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 Union train schedules

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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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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 Union is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Union is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Union is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Union is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Union is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Morris Ave At Warren Ave. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Maplewood. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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

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The best way to get from New York to Union without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $4 - $9.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Maplewood takes 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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New York to Union 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 Union is to train which takes 36 min and costs $4 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 114 bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 43 min.

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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Maplewood hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Morris Ave At Warren Ave hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Maplewood
Ave. Duration
36 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 Morris Ave At Warren Ave
Ave. Duration
43 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 Union
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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New York to Union bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Morris Ave At Warren Ave station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Union is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from New York to Union.

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