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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Hoboken Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Main St At Market St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 190 / ...

$2 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paterson to New York 20.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Paterson to New York 20.5 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Paterson to New York is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paterson to New York is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Paterson and New York is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The train from Paterson to Hoboken takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Main St At Market St and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paterson and arriving at Hoboken. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Paterson to New York hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Paterson to New York every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Paterson to New York
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
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
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Ace Taxi Service
Phone
+1 845-634-9494

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