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Your Commuter Guide to Hoboken & Penn Station

If you currently live in or are considering moving to one of these wonderful New Jersey suburbs, you might be wondering how long it will take you to travel to Hoboken or Penn Station in NYC. On this page, you'll find handy tables with travel times from New Jersey suburbs to the Hoboken PATH Station and Penn Station in New York City. If you ever have any questions about commuting from the suburbs to the city, or other resources in the area, please don't hesitate to connect with The Mission Real Estate Team.


The NJ Transit System aims to offer save, convenient, and comfortable commutes from New Jersey communities to Hoboken, New York City, and Philadelphia. Below, you will find a table with estimated travel times to the Path Station in Hoboken as well as Penn Station in New York City. If you're looking at a NJ Transit map, you'll see that the Main Line is colored yellow.

Community Commute Time to Hoboken (minutes) Commute Time to Penn Station (minutes)
Hawthorne 41 42
Glen Rock (Main) 46 47
Ridgewood 48 49
Waldwick 55 70
Ramsey 57 73
Mahwah 63 76

he Bergen Line is operated by the NJ Transit system and serves many of the same communities as the Main Line. If you're looking at a transit map, the Bergen Line is colored pale blue.

Community Commute Time to Hoboken (minutes) Commute Time to Penn Station (minutes)
Fair Lawn/Radburn Station 45 54
Glen Rock 46 62
Ridgewood 47 64
Ho-Ho-Kus 49 65
Waldwick 50 67
Allendale 53 70
Ramsey (Route 17 Station) 60 77
Mahwah 64 80

The Spring Valley Line, more commonly known as the Pascack Valley Line, is operated by the NJ Transit Hoboken Division and runs from Hoboken Terminal to Hudson County and Bergen County, until it ends in Spring Valley. If you're looking at a map, the Pascack Valley Line is colored purple.

Community Commute Time to Hoboken (minutes) Commute Time to Penn Station (minutes)
River Edge 39 63
Oradell 43 67
Emerson 47 70
Westwood 49 74
Hillsdale 53 76
Woodcliff Lake 56 80
Park Ridge 57 82
Montvale 59 84

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