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There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 1 subway  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Grand Central Terminal Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 41 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St BxM1

$15 - $24

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Riverdale Hudson

$18 - $32

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale 26 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale 26 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Riverdale

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Riverdale 26 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale is to shuttle which costs $16 - $75 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 254 St via 3 Av/E 41 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Riverdale is 20 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $18 - $23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Riverdale Av/W 254 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale is 26 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale.

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There are 1696+ hotels available in Riverdale. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale.
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Riverdale, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale via Grand Central Terminal and 3 Av/E 41 St in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $14
Onboard
$10 - $15
At station
$5 - $11
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 41 St to Riverdale Av/W 254 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Newark Airport to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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