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There are 6 ways to get from Parsippany to Manhattan by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Line 874 bus, line 198 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 874 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 871 / ...
  2. Take the line 198 bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Port Authority Bus Terminal 198 / ...

$2 - $8

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Line 79 bus, train, line 1 subway  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 79 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station 29 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark to World Trade Center
  3. Take the line 1 subway from WTC Cortlandt to 86 St 1

$7 - $10

Line 29 bus, bus  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Us 46 At Parsippany Blvd to Bloomfield Ave At Kirkpatrick Lane 29
  2. Take the bus from 875, Bloomfield Avenue to Port Authority Bus Terminal RT #66:PABT-West Orange/Roseland / ...

$9 - $17

Train  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Denville to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line

$10 - $19

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Parsippany to Manhattan 33.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Parsippany to Manhattan 33.1 miles

$3 - $5

Parsippany to Manhattan by bus

The bus journey time between Parsippany and Manhattan is around 1h 20m and covers a distance of around 29 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 49 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Parsippany to Manhattan bus service departs from US-46 at VAIL RD and arrives in Port Authority Bus Terminal. Typically 59 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Parsippany to Manhattan bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The fastest way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $170 - $210.

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No, there is no direct bus from Parsippany to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from US-46 at VAIL RD and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Parsippany to Manhattan station. However, there are services departing from Mountain Lakes and arriving at New York Penn Station via Denville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Parsippany and Manhattan is 25 miles. The road distance is 33.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan without a car is to line 874 bus and line 198 bus which takes 59 min and costs $2 - $8.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Parsippany to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Parsippany to Manhattan bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from US-46 at VAIL RD station.

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Parsippany to Manhattan train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Denville station.

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The best way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan is to line 874 bus and line 198 bus which takes 59 min and costs $2 - $8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $9 - $20 and takes 1h 55m.

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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Parsippany, NJ, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Parsippany to Manhattan via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop in around 59 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Denville to New York Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 20m.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Newark to World Trade Center
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from WTC Cortlandt to 86 St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Denville to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Bus from Us 46 At Parsippany Blvd to Bloomfield Ave At Kirkpatrick Lane
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
De Camp
Phone
(800) 631-1281/ (973) 783-7500
Website
decamp.com
Bus from 875, Bloomfield Avenue to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
decamp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Parsippany to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Parsippany Taxi Service
Phone
+1-973-545-1681
Website
parsippanylimotaxi.com

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Parsippany to Manhattan bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Parsippany to Manhattan train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Parsippany to Manhattan is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Parsippany to Manhattan.

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