There are 2 ways to get from Long Island to Rutgers University by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

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

$20 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Rutgers University 94.1 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Rutgers University is 76 miles. The road distance is 94.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Long Island to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Centereach to Rutgers University via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and New Brunswick in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
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

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