Newark Liberty Airport is the oldest airfield in the United States. If you’ve just landed here and wish to travel to Midtown Manhattan in NYC, you can either take a taxi or private shuttle, use a rideshare app, or take a train or bus. The quickest way to get from Newark to Manhattan is by taxi or private shuttle, or by using a rideshare app. New York taxis are metered and the journey will take around 30 minutes in normal traffic and up to 2 hours during rush hour. Taking the train is the cheapest option, costing it will involve a few more transfers. Finally, there is an express bus option from the airport, which takes just over an hour and drops you off in the heart of Manhattan.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to New York at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.