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There are 5 ways to get from Paterson to Parsippany by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 712 bus, line 874 bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the line 712 bus from Market St At Spruce St to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 704 / ...
  2. Take the line 874 bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd 874

$2 - $6

4 alternative options

Train  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Hoboken Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Hoboken to Mountain Lakes Montclair-Boonton Line

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  18m

  1. Take a taxi from Paterson to Parsippany 16.7 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  18m

  1. Drive from Paterson to Parsippany 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18m

  1. Take an Uber from Paterson to Parsippany 16.7 miles

$21 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Paterson to Parsippany is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Paterson to Parsippany is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paterson to Parsippany. However, there are services departing from Market St At Spruce St and arriving at Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paterson to Parsippany. However, there are services departing from Paterson and arriving at Mountain Lakes via Hoboken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Paterson and Parsippany is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Paterson to Parsippany without a car is to line 712 bus and line 874 bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $1 - $7.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Paterson to Parsippany, including transfers.

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Paterson to Parsippany bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Market St At Spruce St station.

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

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The best way to get from Paterson to Parsippany is to line 712 bus and line 874 bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $1 - $7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $11 - $21 and takes 2h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Paterson to Parsippany.
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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Paterson, NJ, USA and Parsippany, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Paterson to Parsippany via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop in around 1h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paterson to Parsippany via Hoboken in around 2h 55m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Paterson to Hoboken
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Hoboken to Mountain Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At Spruce St to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Paterson to Parsippany
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
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UberPOOL
$21 - $28
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $40
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from Paterson to Parsippany
Ave. Duration
18m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.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
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Ace Taxi Service
Phone
+1 845-634-9494

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Paterson to Parsippany bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Jefferson Rd At Smith Rd station.

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Paterson to Parsippany train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Mountain Lakes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paterson to Parsippany is 17 miles. It takes approximately 18m to drive from Paterson to Parsippany.

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