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There are 4 ways to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Perth Amboy to New York Penn Station North Jersey Coast Line

$6 - $11

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Bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Rector St At Smith St to Port Authority Drop Off 116 / ...

$1 - $7

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Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 30.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 30.3 miles

$3 - $5

Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train

The train journey time between Perth Amboy and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 56 min and covers a distance of around 28 miles. The fastest train normally takes 46 min. Operated by NJ Transit, the Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train service departs from Perth Amboy and arrives in New York Penn Station. Typically 241 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
56 min
Fastest train time:
46 min
Trains per week:
241
Cheapest price:
$6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:13
Last train departs at:
23:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train schedules

Trains departing Thursday, June 17, 2021

Perth Amboy → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to bus which costs $1 - $7 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rector St At Smith St and arriving at Port Authority Drop Off. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Perth Amboy and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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It is 22 miles from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City). It is approximately 30.3 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs $6 - $11.

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The train from Perth Amboy to New York Penn Station takes 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Rector St At Smith St station.

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Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Perth Amboy station.

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The best way to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to train which takes 59 min and costs $6 - $11. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $7 and takes 1h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 22.2 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Perth Amboy, NJ, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Perth Amboy to New York Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Rector St At Smith St to Port Authority Drop Off hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 1h 2m. MTA Bus Company also services this route hourly.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Perth Amboy to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Rector St At Smith St to Port Authority Drop Off
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hylan Bl/Craig Av to W 42 St/8 Av
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Shreeji Taxi
Phone
+1-732-331-8069
Website
shreejitaxiservices.com
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com

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Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Port Authority Drop Off station.

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Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Perth Amboy to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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There are 1049+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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