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There are 3 ways to get from Long Island to Rutgers University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 15 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

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$30 - $80

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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The best way to get from Long Island to Rutgers University without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $19 - $30.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Long Island to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Rutgers University is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $19 - $30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $80 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Rutgers University is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Long Island to Rutgers University.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 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 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Rutgers University via Expressway Drive North, Airport Connection - WB, 40th Street - Manhattan, Grand Central - 42 St, Times Sq - 42 St, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 4 h 29 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
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
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$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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