There are 7 ways to get from Parsippany to Manhattan by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 874 bus, line 198 bus  •  1h 10m

  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 / ...

$4 - $12

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Line 79 bus, train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the line 79 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station 29 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$9 - $17

Line 79 bus, train via New York Penn Station  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 79 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station 29 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...

$27 - $64

Line 79 bus, train via Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 79 bus from Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd to Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St 79
  2. Take the train from Brick Church to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line / ...

$8 - $17

Train  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the train from Mountain Lakes to Hoboken Montclair-Boonton Line

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Parsippany to Manhattan 36.6 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Parsippany to Manhattan 36.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Parsippany to Manhattan is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 39 min.

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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 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Parsippany to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Mountain Lakes and arriving at 86 St via Hoboken and W 4 St - Wash Sq. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Parsippany and Manhattan is 25 miles. The road distance is 36.6 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 1h 10m and costs $4 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m 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 Mountain Lakes 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 1h 10m and costs $4 - $13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $13 - $18 and takes 1h 51m.

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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

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 1h 10m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Mountain Lakes to Hoboken twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 16m.

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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Brick Church to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Mountain Lakes to Hoboken
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$24 - $35
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
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
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd to Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Parsippany to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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 Hoboken station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Parsippany to Manhattan is 37 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Parsippany to Manhattan.

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