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There are 6 ways to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 72 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal C to Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza Go28
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza to Main St At Market St 72

$2 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 62 bus, line 72 bus  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Terminal C to Newark Penn Station 62 / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St 72

$2 - $8

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Train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$18 - $30

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson 17.6 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson 17.6 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Paterson 18 miles

$85 - $120

Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson by walk and bus

The journey time between Newark Liberty International Airport Station and Paterson is around 1h 18m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 57 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson service departs from Newark Liberty International Airport Station and arrives in Main St At Market St. Typically 226 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 18m
Fastest journey time:
57 min
Journey distance:
19 miles
Services per week:
226
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson walk and bus schedules

Departing Thursday, July 29, 2021

Newark Liberty International Airport Station → Paterson
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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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Paterson 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: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The fastest way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $80 - $95 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Terminal C and arriving at Main St At Market St via Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson. However, there are services departing from AirTrain P4 and arriving at Paterson via Newark Airport Railroad Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Newark Liberty International Airport Station and Paterson is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson without a car is to bus and line 72 bus which takes 1h 34m and costs $2 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson, including transfers.

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Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Terminal C station.

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Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Newark Airport Railroad Station.

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The best way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson is to bus and line 72 bus which takes 1h 34m and costs $2 - $8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $18 - $35 and takes 1h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Newark Liberty International Airport Station, NJ, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson via Terminal C and Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza in around 1h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson via Newark Liberty Airport Station, Newark Airport Railroad Station, and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 1h 31m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$4 - $9
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Terminal C to Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Bloomfield Ave At Municipal Plaza to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Terminal C to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Newark Airport to Paterson
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Private
$85 - $120
Taxi from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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 Taxi Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5900
Website
jacobstaxiservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com

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Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Main St At Market St station.

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Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Paterson station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson is 18 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Paterson.

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