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There are 5 ways to get from Allentown to New Brunswick by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj 4692
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$19 - $71

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Bus via AirTrain P3  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to Newark Airport Eastbound Allentown

$49 - $71

Bus Bieber Transportation Group, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station Kutztown / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$43 - $85

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to New York Eastbound Allentown / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$22 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Allentown to New Brunswick 67.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Allentown to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Allentown to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Allentown to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Allentown, PA and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Allentown and New Brunswick is 55 miles. The road distance is 67.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Allentown to New Brunswick without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $19 - $75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Allentown to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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Allentown to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, depart from Allentown, PA station.

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Allentown to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Allentown to New Brunswick is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Allentown to New Brunswick.

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There are 135+ hotels available in New Brunswick. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Allentown to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 55.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Allentown, PA, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

Trans-bridge Lines operates a bus from Allentown to New Brunswick every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Allentown, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Amtrak Thruway

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com

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