There are 6 ways to get from Piscataway to Jersey City by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor

$5 - $10

5 alternative options

Train, line 1 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Penn Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Eastbound Market St Under Bridge to West Side Ave At Fairmount Ave 1

$6 - $12

Bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from East Brunswick to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St 119

$7 - $23

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Piscataway to Jersey City 27 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Piscataway to Jersey City 27 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Piscataway to Jersey City 27 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Piscataway to Jersey City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Piscataway to Jersey City is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Piscataway and Jersey City is 23 miles. The road distance is 27 miles.

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The train from Edison Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Piscataway to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from East Brunswick and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edison Station station and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Piscataway to Jersey City is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Piscataway to Jersey City.

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Map of how to get from Piscataway to Jersey City.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Piscataway, NJ, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Piscataway to Jersey City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Piscataway to Jersey City via New York Port Authority and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Eastbound Market St Under Bridge to West Side Ave At Fairmount Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Piscataway to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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uber.com
UberX
$35 - $45
UberPOOL
$50 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Piscataway to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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