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

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway, train  •  1 h 53 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 - $15

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  2 h 27 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  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Rutgers University 36.4 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Rutgers University 36.4 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Brooklyn and Rutgers University is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Rutgers University without a car is to line 2 subway and train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Brooklyn to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Rutgers University is 36 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Brooklyn to Rutgers University.

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There are 121+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 28.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Rutgers University. However, you can take the line 2 subway to 34 St - Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, take the train to New Brunswick, then take the walk to Rutgers University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brooklyn to Rutgers University via Times Sq - 42 St, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 2 h 27 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
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 Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
43 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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