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There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Ridgewood by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Ridgewood Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$6 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 72 bus, line 746 bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Raymond Blvd At Washington St to Main St At Market St 72
  2. Take the line 746 bus from Ellison St At City Hall to Van Neste Square 746 / ...

$2 - $7

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Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Ridgewood 20.6 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Newark to Ridgewood 20.6 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  24m

  1. Take an Uber from Newark to Ridgewood 20.6 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Ridgewood is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Ridgewood is to taxi which costs $90 - $120 and takes 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Ridgewood. However, there are services departing from Raymond Blvd At Washington St and arriving at Van Neste Square via Ellison St At City Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Ridgewood. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Ridgewood via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Newark and Ridgewood is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Ridgewood without a car is to train which takes 1h and costs $6 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Newark to Ridgewood, including transfers.

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Newark to Ridgewood bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Raymond Blvd At Washington St station.

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Newark to Ridgewood train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Ridgewood is to train which takes 1h and costs $6 - $16. Alternatively, you can line 72 bus and line 746 bus, which costs $2 - $8 and takes 2h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Ridgewood.
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  • Distance: 17.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Ridgewood, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark to Ridgewood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Ridgewood via Main St At Market St and Ellison St At City Hall in around 2h 4m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Raymond Blvd At Washington St to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Ellison St At City Hall to Van Neste Square
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newark to Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPOOL
$24 - $35
UberX
$28 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from Newark to Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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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Newark to Ridgewood bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Van Neste Square station.

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Newark to Ridgewood train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Ridgewood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Ridgewood is 21 miles. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Newark to Ridgewood.

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There are 232+ hotels available in Ridgewood. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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