There are 4 ways to get from Times Square to New Jersey 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  •  18 min

  1. Northeast Corridor / ...

$3 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. 300 / ...

$1 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. 12.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  15 min

  1. 12.7 miles

$1 - $2

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and New Jersey, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Times Square to Newark every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Times Square to Newark every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $17 and the journey takes 30 min. NJ Transit also services this route hourly.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from Times Square to Newark
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Times Square and New Jersey is 84 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to New Jersey is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Times Square to New Jersey is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $70 - $85.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Newark Penn Station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.