There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Megabus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$37 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bryant Park to Kendall Park Roller Skating Rink Commuter

$28 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 50 min

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

$42 - $58

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction 48.9 miles

$250 - $310

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction 48.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction is to taxi which costs $250 - $310 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Monmouth Junction is 42 miles. The road distance is 48.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Bryant Park to Kendall Park Roller Skating Rink
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Monmouth Junction
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$250 - $310
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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