There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Barnegat Light by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 559 bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 137 / ...
  2. Take the line 559 bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd 559

$88 - $119

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Bus, line 559 bus via Lakewood  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal 139 / ...
  2. Take the line 559 bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd 559

$91 - $122

Train, taxi  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
  2. Take the train from Long Branch to Bay Head
  3. Take a taxi from Bay Head to Barnegat Light

$187 - $237

Bus, line 559 bus via Lakewood #2  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from NY-Trinity Place btw Rector & Thamses to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal Rt 9 from Wall Street
  2. Take the line 559 bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd 559

$104 - $131

Drive  •  2h 2m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Barnegat Light 112.1 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Barnegat Light is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Barnegat Light is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 2m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Barnegat Light is 72 miles. The road distance is 112.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Barnegat Light without a car is to bus and line 559 bus which takes 3h 14m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Manhattan to Barnegat Light, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Barnegat Light is 112 miles. It takes approximately 2h 2m to drive from Manhattan to Barnegat Light.

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There are 297+ hotels available in Barnegat Light. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 71.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Barnegat Light, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Barnegat Light via Toms River Park & Ride and Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd in around 3h 14m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to Bay Head
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Rt-9 At Wells Mills Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from NY-Trinity Place btw Rector & Thamses to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bay Head to Barnegat Light
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$170 - $210
All Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-363-3173
A Absolutely The Best Taxi
Phone
+1 732-573-4572
5 Star Cab Service
Phone
+1 856-966-1300
Alpha Taxi
Phone
+1 732-506-9500
A Affordable Taxi
Phone
+1 732-504-1409
Website
exclusivetaxiandcarservice.com

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