Travel from New York City to NWK

Train
$2
10min
2 lb of CO2
$
Bus
$22
1h 18min
8 lb of CO2
Ferry
$6
1h 19min
10 lb of CO2

New York City to NWK Ferries

There are 4 ways to travel from New York City to NWK by ferry in the area. Additonally, take a look at the 3 ferry companies — New York Waterway, Liberty Landing Ferry, Statue Cruises — that can help you make the trip.

Departing New York City, you can find ferries at World Financial Center, Wall Street Pier 11, Battery Park Ferry Terminal and taking you all the way to Paulus Hook, Libery Park, Statue of Liberty Ferry Terminal, close to NWK.

Public Transit
$4
23min
3 lb of CO2

Public Transit from New York City to NWK

It's very common to take public transportation from New York City to NWK. 4 public transportation providers, including Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New Jersey Transit, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, can help take you to your destination.

Starting at New York City, you can hop on at City Hall (R), World Trade Center (PATH), Chambers Street (AC) and ride all the way to Newark Penn.

Drive
$1
12min
3 lb of CO2

Drive from New York City to NWK

It's 9 miles between New York City to NWK. On a typical day, it might take between 12min and 13min from New York City to NWK under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 13min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to NWK by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $2.

What is the best way to travel from New York City to NWK?

The are 11 different ways across 5 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from New York City to NWK. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of NWK towards EWR, as it is the cheapest to NWK. It's common to find tickets for as low as $1. Amtrak operates from New York City to NWK, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from New York City to NWK?

Considering the ferry from New York City to NWK? Look no further! These sorts of ferry rides are not usually required to book far in advance. Most of the time, it is important to speak with the ferry company either the day before or first thing in the morning before your intended departure. Some of these ferries operate on a first come, first serve basis. Do be sure to check the overall ferry schedule prior to your trip in order to make sure the ferry is running on the intended day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.

New York City to NWK NJ - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from New York City to NWK. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to NWK is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the New York City/NWK buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from New York City is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between New York City NY and NWK during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from New York City to NWK? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of NWK traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to NWK is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from New York City to NWK?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from New York City to NWK is by train. The train costs $1 roughly and will take 3 minutes.

How long does it take from New York City to NWK by car?

The total distance between New York City and NWK is 9 miles and will take you about 12 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $2.

New York City to NWK Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $1
Fastest Way Train — 3min
Eco-Friendly Way Train — 1 lb CO2
Available Modes 5 modes — train, bus, ferry, public transit and by car
Distance 8 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, New Jersey Transit, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Liberty Landing Ferry, Statue Cruises, New York Waterway

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak from New York City to NWK
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey from New York City to NWK
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Subway
88 routes
New Jersey Transit from New York City to NWK
New Jersey Transit
Train company
1816 routes
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Subway
24128 routes
Liberty Landing Ferry
Ferry company
2 routes
Statue Cruises
Ferry company
2 routes
New York Waterway from New York City to NWK
New York Waterway
Ferry company
20 routes