There are 1 train company operating 1 routes - Acela Express, 5 bus companies operating 4 routes, 5 airlines operating 4 routes, 1 ferry company operating 1 routes. The cheapest train costs $37 and is 3h 41min. The cheapest bus costs $10 and is 4h 50min. The cheapest flight costs $186 and is 3h 45min. The cheapest ferry costs $165 and is 5h 44min.
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There are 5 ways to travel from Cambridge to Jersey City. 2 trains, 4 buses, 4 flights, 1 ferry and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The bus operated by Megabus running from Boston to Secaucus is the cheapest and fastest. The flight operated by jetBlue running from BOS to EWR is the most convenient.
It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!
There are several bus companies - Peter Pan, Megabus, Greyhound, Peter Pan / Greyhound, Bonanza / Peter Pan - scheduled to run from Cambridge to Jersey City. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Cambridge to Jersey City. Because the bus is cheapest, we recommend taking the bus.