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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure by train, taxi, bus 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.

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Train, taxi  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor
  2. Take a taxi from Princeton Jct. to Six Flags Great Adventure

$85 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Six Flags Great Adventure 308

$1 - $7

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure 117 km

$7 - $11

Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure by bus and walk

The journey time between Manhattan and Six Flags Great Adventure is around 1h 50m and covers a distance of around 113 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 50m. Operated by NJ Transit, the Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure service departs from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arrives in Six Flags Great Adventure. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 50m
Fastest journey time:
1h 50m
Journey distance:
113 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:30
Last service departs at:
09:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure is to bus, which costs $1 - $7 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Six Flags Great Adventure. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Six Flags Great Adventure is 81 km. The road distance is 117 km.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 43m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Six Flags Great Adventure station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure is 117 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Six Flags Great Adventure. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Six Flags Great Adventure.
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  • Distance: 81.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Six Flags Great Adventure, New Jersey, United States?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Six Flags Great Adventure hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$5 - $7
Adult
$11 - $15
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Six Flags Great Adventure
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $7
Other operators
Taxi from Princeton Jct. to Six Flags Great Adventure
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Shreeji Taxi
Phone
+1-732-331-8069
Website
shreejitaxiservices.com
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com

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