There are 6 ways to get from Paterson to Raritan by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Raritan Raritan Valley Line

$11 - $26

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Line 72 bus, train  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Main St At Market St to Newark Penn Station 72
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Raritan Raritan Valley Line

$8 - $15

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Bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson to Port Authority Bus Terminal Paterson-Port Authority / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to West End Ave At Mountain Ave 114 / ...

$10 - $20

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paterson to Raritan 42.7 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Paterson to Raritan 42.7 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Paterson to Raritan 42.7 miles

$55 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Paterson to Raritan is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paterson to Raritan is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paterson to Raritan. However, there are services departing from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson and arriving at West End Ave At Mountain Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paterson to Raritan. However, there are services departing from Paterson and arriving at Raritan via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Paterson and Raritan is 34 miles. The road distance is 42.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Paterson to Raritan without a car is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs $11 - $26.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Paterson to Raritan, including transfers.

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Paterson to Raritan bus services, operated by Jitney Buses of New Jersey, depart from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson station.

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

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The best way to get from Paterson to Raritan is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs $11 - $26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 - $20 and takes 3h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Paterson to Raritan.
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  • Distance: 34.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 16m

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

You can take a train from Paterson to Raritan via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Newark Penn Station in around 2h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paterson to Raritan via Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 3h 12m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Raritan
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Market St to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to West End Ave At Mountain Ave
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Jitney Buses of New Jersey
Website
jerseyjitneys.info
Bus from Broadway @ Main St, Paterson to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jerseyjitneys.info
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Paterson to Raritan
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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uber.com
UberPOOL
$55 - $65
UberX
$60 - $70
Comfort
$85 - $95
UberXL
$85 - $95
Black
$180 - $210
Black SUV
$230 - $260
Taxi from Paterson to Raritan
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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
Parsippany Taxi Service
Phone
+1-973-545-1681
Website
parsippanylimotaxi.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
A&P Taxi
Phone
+1 845-429-2929

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Paterson to Raritan bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at West End Ave At Mountain Ave station.

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Paterson to Raritan train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Raritan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paterson to Raritan is 43 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Paterson to Raritan.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Raritan. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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