There are 6 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights by bus, subway, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus, subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 168 St A

$15 - $20

5 alternative options

Train, line 1 subway  •  1 h 16 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 181 St 1

$18 - $22

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights 21.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights 21.7 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Washington Heights

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Washington Heights 21.7 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights is to shuttle which costs $16 - $75 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Washington Heights is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights without a car is to bus and subway which takes 54 min and costs $15 - $20.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights is 22 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights.

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There are 1742+ hotels available in Washington Heights. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

There is no direct connection from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights. However, you can take the bus to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, take the walk to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, then take the subway to 168 St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights via Newark Liberty Airport Station, Newark Airport Railroad Station, New York Penn Station, and 34 St - Penn Station in around 1 h 16 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
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Washington Heights
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Washington Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Newark Airport to Washington Heights
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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