There are 6 ways to get from Newark to Union City by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor / ...

$2 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 108 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 108 bus from Newark Penn Station to 30Th St At Bergenline Ave 108

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newark to Union City 10.4 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Union City 10.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newark to Union City 10.4 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Walk from Newark to Union City 11.3 miles

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Union City, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Newark to Union City every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Newark to Union City every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newark to Union City
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$13 - $19
uberX
$13 - $17
uberXL
$20 - $26
uberBLACK
$50 - $70
UberSUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Newark to Union City
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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

The distance between Newark and Union City is 13 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Union City is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark to Union City is to train which takes 8 min and costs $2 - $7.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at 30Th St At Bergenline Ave. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

The train from Newark Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.