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There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$10 - $183

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the subway from Prospect Park to Times Sq - 42 St Q
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$8 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to New Brunswick 36.4 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to New Brunswick 36.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and New Brunswick is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick without a car is to line 2 subway and train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $9 - $190.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to New Brunswick is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Brooklyn to New Brunswick.

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There are 129+ hotels available in New Brunswick. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to New Brunswick. However, you can take the line 2 subway to 34 St - Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, then take the train to New Brunswick. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brooklyn to New Brunswick via Times Sq - 42 St and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 h 21 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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