There are 5 ways to get from Yonkers to Jersey City by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to Grand Central Hudson / ...
  2. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square Path

$9 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 1 subway, line 119 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St to Times Sq - 42 St 1
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave 119

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus, line 119 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St to 7 Av/W 41 St BxM2
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St 119

$4 - $10

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yonkers to Jersey City 20.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Yonkers to Jersey City 20.8 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Yonkers to Jersey City is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yonkers to Jersey City is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $90 - $110.

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The distance between Yonkers and Jersey City is 27 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Yonkers to Jersey City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yonkers to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Yonkers to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Yonkers and arriving at Journal Square via 33rd Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Yonkers, NY, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Yonkers to Jersey City via Grand Central and 33rd Street in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Yonkers to Jersey City via 7 Av/W 41 St and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Yonkers to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $27
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $50
Business
$29 - $40
Business Plus/Sleeper
$50 - $75
Port Authority NYNJ
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St to 7 Av/W 41 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Yonkers to Jersey City
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com

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