There are 5 ways to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from East Brunswick to New York Port Authority 100

$5 - $21

4 alternative options

Train via Madison Av/E 42 St  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$9 - $25

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 35.2 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 35.2 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Piscataway, NJ, USA and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $21 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

The distance between Piscataway and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 45 km. The road distance is 56 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

The cheapest way to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

The quickest way to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $180 - $230.

Is there a direct train between Piscataway and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edison Station and arriving at New York Penn Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

Is there a direct bus between Piscataway and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East Brunswick and arriving at New York Port Authority. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Piscataway to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)?

The bus from East Brunswick to New York Port Authority takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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