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There are 6 ways to get from Rahway to Paterson by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Rahway to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$7 - $16

Cheapest option

Train, line 72 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Rahway to Newark Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St 72

$4 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 115 bus, line 190 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 115 bus from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 115
  2. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$5 - $13

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rahway to Paterson 25.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Rahway to Paterson 25.3 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rahway to Paterson 25.3 miles

$30 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Rahway to Paterson is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rahway to Paterson is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rahway to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave and arriving at Main St At Market St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Rahway to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Rahway and arriving at Paterson via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Rahway and Paterson is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Rahway to Paterson without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs $7 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Rahway to Paterson, including transfers.

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Rahway to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave station.

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Rahway to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Rahway station.

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The best way to get from Rahway to Paterson is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs $7 - $17. Alternatively, you can line 115 bus and line 190 bus, which costs $4 - $13 and takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Rahway to Paterson.
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  • Distance: 22.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Rahway, NJ, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Rahway to Paterson via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rahway to Paterson via Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 h.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Rahway to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Rahway to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Saint Georges Ave At Central Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rahway to Paterson
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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uber.com
UberPOOL
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Rahway to Paterson
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
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
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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Rahway to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Main St At Market St station.

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Rahway to Paterson train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Paterson station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rahway to Paterson is 25 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Rahway to Paterson.

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