There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Metuchen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 19m

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

$9 - $14

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Bus, line 810 bus  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown 100-From PABT / ...
  2. Take the line 810 bus from Somerset St At George St to Main St At Rt-27 810

$7 - $25

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Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Metuchen 35 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Metuchen 35 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Metuchen is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Metuchen is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Metuchen. However, there are services departing from New York Port Authority and arriving at Main St At Rt-27 via Somerset St At George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Metuchen. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Metuchen via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Metuchen is 27 miles. The road distance is 35 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Metuchen without a car is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs $8 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Manhattan to Metuchen, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Metuchen bus services, operated by Suburban Transit, depart from New York Port Authority station.

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

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Metuchen via New Brunswick Downtown and Somerset St At George St in around 2h 8m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Suburban Transit
Phone
+1 (732) 249-1100
Email
Suburban@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Atlantic City routes
$20
Suburban routes
$10 - $15
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Metuchen is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs $8 - $14. Alternatively, you can bus and line 810 bus, which costs $7 - $25 and takes 2h 8m.

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Manhattan to Metuchen bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Main St At Rt-27 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Metuchen is 35 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Manhattan to Metuchen.

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There are 162+ hotels available in Metuchen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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