There are 6 ways to get from Hoboken to Rutgers University by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$6 - $11

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Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$5 - $15

4 alternative options

Train via New York Penn Station  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoboken to Rutgers University 35.2 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Hoboken to Rutgers University 35.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hoboken to Rutgers University 35.2 miles

$65 - $85

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and arriving at New Brunswick. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Hoboken and Rutgers University is 28 miles. The road distance is 35.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hoboken to Rutgers University without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs .

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The train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick takes 48 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Hoboken to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Hoboken to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level station.

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The best way to get from Hoboken to Rutgers University is to train which takes 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 56 min.

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

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Hoboken to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Map of how to get from Hoboken to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Hoboken to Rutgers University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Hoboken to Rutgers University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $15 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
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
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hoboken to Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$45 - $60
UberPOOL
$65 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $90
Black
$160 - $200
Black SUV
$200 - $260
Taxi from Hoboken to Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoboken to Rutgers University is 35 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Hoboken to Rutgers University.

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