There are 4 ways to get from Newark to Somerset by train, 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.

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Jersey Ave. Northeast Corridor

$18 - $25

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Somerset 29.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Somerset 29.6 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newark to Somerset 29.6 miles

$55 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Somerset is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Somerset is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Newark and Somerset is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs $17 - $25.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Newark to Somerset, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Somerset is 30 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Newark to Somerset.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Somerset. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark to Somerset hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Jersey Ave.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newark to Somerset
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $50
UberPOOL
$55 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Newark to Somerset
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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

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