There are 4 ways to get from Rahway to Manhattan by train, bus, 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

Train  •  49 min

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

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 115

$2 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rahway to Manhattan 26.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Rahway to Manhattan 26.6 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Rahway, NJ, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Rahway to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $10 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Rahway to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Rahway to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Rahway to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rahway and Manhattan is 33 km. The road distance is 43 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rahway to Manhattan is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Rahway to Manhattan is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs $140 - $170.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Rahway to Manhattan, including transfers.