There are 4 ways to get from Times Square to New Jersey by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  18 min

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

$3 - $8

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Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj 1003 / ...

$1 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to Newark 12.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Newark 12.7 miles

$1 - $2

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

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

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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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Times Square and New Jersey is 52 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs $3 - $8.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Times Square to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Times Square to New Jersey train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Times Square to New Jersey is to train which takes 18 min and costs $3 - $8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $17 and takes 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 52.2 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Times Square to Newark every 15 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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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Times Square to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Times Square to New Jersey train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to New Jersey is 13 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Times Square to New Jersey.

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