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

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Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from W 42 St/7 Av to New Brunswick Park and Ride Line 500 from NYC

$11 - $20

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Train  •  2h 4m

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

$8 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus via 86 St  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick 100-From PABT

$10 - $23

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Somerset 42.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Somerset 42.5 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Somerset is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Somerset is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from W 42 St/7 Av and arriving at New Brunswick Park and Ride. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Somerset is 34 miles. The road distance is 42.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Somerset without a car is to bus which takes 1h 38m and costs $11 - $20.

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The bus from W 42 St/7 Av to New Brunswick Park and Ride takes 1h 38m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Manhattan to Somerset bus services, operated by Suburban Transit, depart from W 42 St/7 Av station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Somerset is to bus which takes 1h 38m and costs $11 - $20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $8 - $35 and takes 2h 4m.

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Manhattan to Somerset bus services, operated by Suburban Transit, arrive at New Brunswick Park and Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Somerset is 43 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Manhattan to Somerset.

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  • Distance: 34 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

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

Suburban Transit operates a bus from W 42 St/7 Av to New Brunswick Park and Ride every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 1h 38m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Suburban Transit
Phone
+1 (732) 249-1100
Email
Suburban@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from W 42 St/7 Av to New Brunswick Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Atlantic City routes
$20
Suburban routes
$11 - $17
Bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Atlantic City routes
$20
Suburban routes
$11 - $16
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Somerset
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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