Cheap hotels are abundant in NJ outside of NYC. For the best mix of savings and convenience it is best to find a hotel that is within walking distance to public transit and also offers free parking. NYC can be accessed from NJ by train, subway, ferry, bus or hotel shuttle. Below are the top 3 choices for cheap hotels outside on NYC in NJ. Use our maps to get a better understanding of the commute time and options from NJ to NYC.

Cheap Hotels in NJ Near NYC


NeighborhoodCommuteSytsemDestinationHotelsHotel ParkingAirport Shuttle
Newark, Airport30 minsNJ Transit (Train)NYC Penn Station$FreeYes, Newark
Newark, Downtown30 minsPATHWorld Trade Center$FreeYes, Newark
Irvington40 minsNJ Transit (Bus)NYC Penn Station$FreeYes, Newark
North Bergen20 minsHotel Van Service41st & Broadway$FreeNo
Ramsey60 minsNJ Transit (Train)NYC Penn Station$FreeNo
Mt. Arlington120 minsNJ Transit (Train)NYC Penn Station$FreeNo
Jersey City, Journal Square15 minsPATHWorld Trade Center$$NoYes, Newark
Jersey City, Newport15 minsPATHChristopher Street$$NoNo
Edgewater15 minsFerryPier79$$FreeNo
Fort Lee20 minsHotel Van Service54th & Broadway$$FreeNo
Paramus NJ50 minsNJ Transit (Bus)NYC Port Authoriy$$FreeNo
Hasbrouck Heights50 minsNJ Transit (Train)NYC Penn Station$$FreeNo


NeighborhoodCommuteHotels
North Bergen20 mins$
Newark, Airport30 mins$
Newark, Downtown30 mins$
Irvington40 mins$
Ramsey60 mins$
Mt. Arlington120 mins$
Jersey City, Newport15 mins$$
Edgewater15 mins$$
Jersey City, Journal Square15 mins$$
Fort Lee20 mins$$
Paramus NJ50 mins$$
Hasbrouck Heights50 mins$$

Best Cheap Hotel in NJ Close to PATH Subway

Weekday Avg. Rate 95
Weekend Avg. Rate $97


Transit SystemPATH
Closest StationNewark Penn Station
Blocks to Station 2
Manhattan DestinationNewark Penn
Commute Time22 mins
ParkingFree parking
WifiFree Wifi
BreakfastFree buffet cold and hot items
Airport ShuttleNo shuttle
Area ShuttleComplimentary shuttle
RestaurantRooftop bar & grill
GymCardio machines and free weights
PoolNo pool
Smoking RoomsNon-smoking property wide.
Room TypeStandard only, 1 king, 2 queens (or 2 doubles)
PetsNo Pets Allowed

Cheap NJ Hotel Near Bus to NYC

Weekday Avg. Rate $60
Weekend Avg. Rate $70


Transit SystemNJ Transit (Bus)
Closest StationIrvington Bus Terminal
Blocks to Station 3
Manhattan DestinationNY Penn Station
Commute Time40 mins
ParkingFree parking
WifiFree Wifi
BreakfastFree buffet cold and hot items
Airport ShuttleComplimentary shuttle to airport
Area ShuttleNo shuttle
RestaurantNo restaurant
GymNo gym
PoolIndoor
Smoking RoomsNon-smoking property wide.
Room TypeStandard only, 1 king, 2 queens (or 2 doubles)
PetsService animals allowed

Cheap NJ Hotel With Shuttle Service to NYC

Weekday Avg. Rate $96
Weekend Avg. Rate $103



Transit SystemHotel Van Service
Closest StationVan
Blocks to Station Van
Manhattan DestinationVan
Commute TimeVan
ParkingFree parking
WifiFree Wifi
BreakfastAvailable at hotel restaurant; not included with booking
Airport ShuttleNo shuttle
Area ShuttleComplimentary shuttle to Times Square
RestaurantPenthouse Restaurant (American)
GymNo gym
PoolNo pool
Smoking RoomsSmoking Room Property Wide
Room TypeSuite rooms available with living space, and standard 1 king or 2 queens (or 2 doubles)
PetsPets allowed for extra fee of $100/stay (smoking rooms only)