There are 5 ways to get from The Bronx to Paterson by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 2 subway, line 190 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to Times Sq - 42 St 2
  2. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$5 - $9

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Line 2 subway, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson Main/Bergen County Line / ...

$8 - $18

Bus, line 171 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from E 180 St/Daly Av to W 179 St/Broadway Bx36
  2. Take the line 171 bus from Gw Bridge Bus Terminal to Memorial Dr At Paterson St 171

$5 - $12

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Bronx to Paterson 20.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Paterson 20.5 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Paterson is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Paterson is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Bronx to Paterson. However, there are services departing from E 180 St/Daly Av and arriving at Memorial Dr At Paterson St via Gw Bridge Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Paterson is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Paterson without a car is to line 2 subway and line 190 bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $4 - $9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from The Bronx to Paterson, including transfers.

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The Bronx to Paterson bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from E 180 St/Daly Av station.

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The Bronx to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Memorial Dr At Paterson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Paterson is 21 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from The Bronx to Paterson.

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There are 1138+ hotels available in Paterson. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Bronx to Paterson.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from The Bronx to Paterson via W 179 St/Broadway and Gw Bridge Bus Terminal in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
Bus from Gw Bridge Bus Terminal to Memorial Dr At Paterson St
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 180 St/Daly Av to W 179 St/Broadway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from The Bronx to Paterson
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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