There are 3 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin by train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$5 - $140

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin 32 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin 32 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Iselin, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 26 min. NJ Transit also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $140
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Iselin is 35 km. The road distance is 51 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Iselin is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $170 - $210.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

The train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.