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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 819 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Metuchen Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave 819

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St 59

$3 - $9

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield 20.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield 20.4 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  27 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Terminal B to South Plainfield

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from Terminal B to South Plainfield 20.3 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield 20.4 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and South Plainfield, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$24 - $35
uberX
$25 - $35
uberXL
$40 - $50
BLACK CAR
$95 - $120
UberSUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jayride
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Terminal B to South Plainfield
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Terminal B to South Plainfield
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and South Plainfield is 23 km. The road distance is 33 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield is to shuttle which takes 27 min and costs $16 - $75.

No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave via Broad St At Jersey St and Watchung Ave At E 4Th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to South Plainfield, including transfers.