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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ Route 36-To Long Branch

$17 - $24

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Train  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$10 - $15

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ 59.3 miles

$5 - $9

Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ by buses

The bus journey time between Manhattan and Long Branch, NJ is around 1h 45m and covers a distance of around 68 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 45m. Operated by Academy Bus, the Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ bus service departs from New York, NY - Port Authority and arrives in Long Branch, NJ. Typically 56 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 45m
Fastest bus time:
1h 45m
Buses per week:
56
Cheapest price:
$17
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
12:30
Last bus departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ bus schedules

Manhattan → Long Branch, NJ
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Long Branch, NJ is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Long Branch, NJ is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Long Branch, NJ is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ is to drive, which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at Long Branch, NJ. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Long Branch. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Long Branch, NJ is 34 miles. The road distance is 59.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ without a car is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $17 - $24.

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The bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority station.

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Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $17 - $24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ.
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  • Distance: 33.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Long Branch, NJ, USA?

Academy Bus operates a bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 37m.

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
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
academybus.com

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Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Long Branch, NJ station.

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Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Manhattan to Long Branch, NJ.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Long Branch, NJ. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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