There are 6 ways to get from Plainfield to Elizabeth by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Line 59 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from East 2Nd St At Leland Ave to West Jersey St At Price St 59

$1 - $4

5 alternative options

Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Netherwood to Newark Penn Station Raritan Valley Line

$6 - $15

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plainfield to Elizabeth 11 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Plainfield to Elizabeth 11 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Plainfield to Elizabeth 11 miles

$20 - $26

Walk  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Plainfield to Elizabeth 11.3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East 2Nd St At Leland Ave and arriving at West Jersey St At Price St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plainfield to Elizabeth. However, there are services departing from Netherwood and arriving at Elizabeth via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Plainfield and Elizabeth is 11 miles. The road distance is 11 miles.

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The best way to get from Plainfield to Elizabeth without a car is to line 59 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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The line 59 bus from East 2Nd St At Leland Ave to West Jersey St At Price St takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Plainfield to Elizabeth bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from East 2Nd St At Leland Ave station.

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Plainfield to Elizabeth train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Netherwood station.

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The best way to get from Plainfield to Elizabeth is to line 59 bus which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 59 min.

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Plainfield to Elizabeth bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at West Jersey St At Price St station.

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Plainfield to Elizabeth train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Plainfield to Elizabeth.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Plainfield, NJ, USA and Elizabeth, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Plainfield to Elizabeth hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Plainfield to Elizabeth hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Plainfield to Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$15 - $19
UberPOOL
$20 - $26
UberXL
$21 - $27
Black
$55 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Plainfield to Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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Yes, the driving distance between Plainfield to Elizabeth is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Plainfield to Elizabeth.

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