Trains to Newark Airport
AirTrain Newark has been providing a fast, reliable train service to and from Newark airport's International Airport Train Station since autumn 2001. As a result train travel to and from Newark airport is a dream. Catch the AirTrain and you can easily connect with the entire New Jersey Transit network as well as the country's excellent Amtrak railway. AirTrain connects you direct with New York City, Philadelphia, out into New Jersey and from there to a whole load of exciting destinations. AirTrain is free within the boundaries of the airport and it costs just $5.50 to connect to NJ TRANSIT and Amtrak train. From New York City you can connect direct with Westchester, Long Island and Connecticut.
Buses to Newark Airport
There's also a really good bus service run by New Jersey Transit Bus Lines. Catch the number 37, 40, 62 or 67. From Newark centre you can catch fast, efficient buses into all areas of New York and far beyond. The USA has a great bus network... you'll have heard of the infamous Greyhound Buses. The NJ Transit Bus Lines website recommends a few good places to go sightseeing. Their most popular destinations are Atlantic City, Beverley, Hoboken and Philadelphia, with the Giants Stadium and IZOD Centre topping the bill. Whether you want to see the sights or just get straight to New York City safely and quickly, you'll find the right bus stops easily. Just follow the signs.
Driving to Newark Airport
Newark Airport is massive and all roads lead there! Not literally... but you won't go short of clear signposting and you'd have to be asleep to miss it! It takes about 45 minutes to drive to or from Midtown. The airport is located right on the main New Jersey Turnpike, so it's easily accessible from just about anywhere in the surrounding region. Head for Express Road and you can't go far wrong. There's a bit of road spaghetti to negotiate but the signposting is so good that you should sail through.