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There are 5 ways to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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 4 subway  •  45m

  1. Take the train from Newark to World Trade Center Path
  2. Take the line 4 subway from Fulton St to 86 St 4 / ...

$6

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  48m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to 86 St Q / ...

$6 - $132

Line 62 bus, bus  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Bus Lanes to Terminal C 62 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
  3. Take the bus from 3 Av & E 42 St to 3 Av & E 86 St

$38 - $69

Taxi  •  19m

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) 16.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  19m

  1. Drive from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line). However, there are services departing from Bus Lanes and arriving at 3 Av & E 86 St via Terminal C and 3 Av & E 42 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Newark Penn Station and 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) without a car is to train and line 4 subway which takes 45m and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 45m to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line), including transfers.

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Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Bus Lanes station.

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Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at 3 Av & E 86 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) is 17 miles. It takes approximately 19m to drive from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line).

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There are 1917+ hotels available in 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line). Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line).
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 45m

What companies run services between Newark Penn Station, NJ, USA and 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line), NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line) via Terminal C, Grand Central Terminal, 3 Av & E 42 St, and 3 Av & E 86 St in around 1h 41m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 3 Av & E 42 St to 3 Av & E 86 St
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 3 Av & 42 St to 3 Av & 86 St
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50
Other operators
Taxi from Newark Penn Station to 86th Street (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
Ave. Duration
19m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com

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