Hotels with a Shuttle Near EWR, Newark Airport, Train to NYC

Updated On Sept 18th, 2023 by Katie Howard

The Best Hotel Near Newark Airport

Anyone flying into Newark and in search of a hotel that is conveniently located near the airport and within walking distance of the NJ Transit Train station, which provides direct access to NYC’s Penn Station, should consider the Best Western . It offers a much easier walk across the parking lot to the train station compared to the Hampton Inn, where the walk to the station takes around 12 minutes along the roads near the airport. Regardless, both options provide fast and convenient transportation to and from EWR, making them ideal for early morning or late-night flights, as well as for those looking to save on accommodation outside of NYC.

How to Get from EWR, Newark Airport to NYC

You can get from Newark Airport to NYC Manhattan’s Penn Station in about 45 mins to an hour using first the AirTrain monorail terminal connector to the NJ Transit Train Station just outside the airport grounds. To recap, take the AirTrain Newark from your airport terminal to Newark Liberty International Airport Station. The AirTrain ride is between seven and 11 minutes, depending on which terminal you land at. Then from Newark Liberty International Airport Station, take an NJ Transit train to New York Penn Station. The NJ Transit ride is approximately 30 minutes, with New York Penn Station being the last stop. Overall, the total cost for this trip is $15.50 for adults and $11.50 for children/seniors/disabled for a one-way ticket.

Best Western near Newark Airport

Best Western - Check Rates
Avg. Rates $$
Train to NYC 45 Mins
Paid Hotel Parking
Airport Shuttle
Paid Breakfast

Hampton Inn Near Newark Airport

Hampton Inn - Check Rates
Avg. Rates $$
Train to NYC 45 Mins
Paid Hotel Parking
Airport Shuttle
Complimentary Breakfast

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20220526 04 Amtrak @ Newark Airport stat by davidwilson1949, on Flickr
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IMG_2242 Plane Train Automobiles by mikemccaffrey, on Flickr
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Newark Airport AirTrain by formulanone, on Flickr
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