There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Rutgers University by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$24 - $39

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Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$22 - $54

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$100 - $244

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...

$80 - $369

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Rutgers University 152.1 miles

$14 - $22

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartford to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Hartford Amtrak and arriving at New Brunswick via New Haven Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Rutgers University is 127 miles. The road distance is 152.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Rutgers University without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Hartford to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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Hartford to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hartford, Ct station.

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Hartford to Rutgers University train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Hartford Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Rutgers University is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Hartford to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Hartford to Rutgers University train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Hartford to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 127.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Hartford to Rutgers University via New Haven Union Station, New York Penn Station, and New Brunswick in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hartford to Rutgers University via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 4 h 26 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

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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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Yes, the driving distance between Hartford to Rutgers University is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Hartford to Rutgers University.

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