There are 4 ways to get from Newark to Times Square by train, 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  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$3 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny 1604 / ...

$1 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Times Square 13.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Times Square 13.2 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Times Square is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Times Square is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Newark and Times Square is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.

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The train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark to Times Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 22 min. Amtrak Acela Express also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Times Square every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $17 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$13 - $17
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newark to Times Square
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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