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There are 6 ways to get from North Plainfield to Rahway by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

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

$7 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus, line 48 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from East 2Nd St At Berckman St to Broad St At Jersey St 59
  2. Take the line 48 bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Irving St At Broad St 48

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 819 bus, train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 819 bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# 819
  2. Take the train from Metuchen to Rahway Northeast Corridor

$3 - $12

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from North Plainfield to Rahway 10.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from North Plainfield to Rahway 10.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from North Plainfield to Rahway 10.4 miles

$13 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from North Plainfield to Rahway is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from North Plainfield to Rahway is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from North Plainfield to Rahway. However, there are services departing from East 2Nd St At Berckman St and arriving at Irving St At Broad St via Broad St At Jersey St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from North Plainfield to Rahway. However, there are services departing from Plainfield and arriving at Rahway via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between North Plainfield and Rahway is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.4 miles.

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The best way to get from North Plainfield to Rahway without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $7 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from North Plainfield to Rahway, including transfers.

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North Plainfield to Rahway bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from East 2Nd St At Berckman St station.

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North Plainfield to Rahway train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Plainfield station.

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The best way to get from North Plainfield to Rahway is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $7 - $17. Alternatively, you can line 59 bus and line 48 bus, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from North Plainfield to Rahway.
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between North Plainfield, NJ, USA and Rahway, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from North Plainfield to Rahway via Newark Penn Station in around 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from North Plainfield to Rahway via Broad St At Jersey St in around 1 h 35 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 Rahway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Metuchen to Rahway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from East 2Nd St At Berckman St to Broad St At Jersey St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Irving St At Broad St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from North Plainfield to Rahway
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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uber.com
UberPOOL
$13 - $18
UberX
$16 - $21
UberXL
$20 - $26
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$65 - $90
Taxi from North Plainfield to Rahway
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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North Plainfield to Rahway bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Irving St At Broad St station.

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North Plainfield to Rahway train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Rahway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North Plainfield to Rahway is 10 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from North Plainfield to Rahway.

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