There are 5 ways to get from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 42 St Q32 / ...

$4 - $26

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Line 129 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 129 bus from Secaucus Junction Bus Plaza to Port Authority Bus Terminal 129

$1 - $4

3 alternative options

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 8.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) 8.6 miles

$1 - $2

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Secaucus Junction Bus Plaza and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Secaucus Junction and Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 5 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) without a car is to train and bus which takes 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway), including transfers.

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Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Secaucus Junction Bus Plaza station.

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Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level station.

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The best way to get from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 129 bus, which costs and takes 57 min.

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Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 32 St/7 Av to Madison Av/E 42 St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave to New York, NY - Madison & 43th St.
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway) is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Secaucus Junction to Grand Central–42nd Street (New York City Subway).

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