There are 4 ways to get from North Plainfield to New York by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Plainfield to Newark Penn Station Raritan Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$7 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Mountain Ave At Norwood Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 114 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from North Plainfield to New York 30.1 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from North Plainfield to New York 30.1 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from North Plainfield to New York is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from North Plainfield to New York is to taxi which costs $160 - $190 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between North Plainfield and New York is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from North Plainfield to New York, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mountain Ave At Norwood Ave and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from North Plainfield to New York station. However, there are services departing from Plainfield and arriving at New York Penn Station via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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North Plainfield to New York bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Mall Near Bloomingdale's station.

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Map of how to get from North Plainfield to New York.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between North Plainfield, NJ, USA and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a train from North Plainfield to New York via Newark Penn Station in around 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from North Plainfield to New York every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Plainfield to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from North Plainfield to New York
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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