There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes by train, bus, taxi, car 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  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Mountain Lakes Montclair-Boonton Line

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 79 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from Bus Lanes to Us 46 At Parsippany Blvd 79 / ...

$14 - $21

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Mountain Lakes 21.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Mountain Lakes 21.3 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newark to Mountain Lakes 21.3 miles

$25 - $35

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Mountain Lakes, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark to Mountain Lakes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Newark to Mountain Lakes hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Broad St to Mountain Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newark to Mountain Lakes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$25 - $35
uberX
$27 - $35
uberXL
$40 - $55
BLACK CAR
$95 - $130
UberSUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Newark to Mountain Lakes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newark to Mountain Lakes?

The distance between Newark and Mountain Lakes is 28 km. The road distance is 34 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes?

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes?

The quickest way to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $85 - $110.

Is there a direct train between Newark and Mountain Lakes?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Broad St and arriving at Mountain Lakes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Newark to Mountain Lakes?

The train from Newark Broad St to Mountain Lakes takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs every four hours.