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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Timbuctoo by bus, train, tram 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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Bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Willingboro, NJ - Exit 5 Park N Ride Manhatten / Port Authority

$18 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus via Lakewood  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal 139 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Marne Hwy At Maple Ave 317

$5 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, tram, line 413 bus via BURLINGTON TOWNE CTR station  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to BURLINGTON TOWNE CTR station
  3. Take the line 413 bus from High St At Broad St to CR-541 at BURRS RD 413

$27 - $77

Train, tram, line 413 bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to FLORENCE station
  3. Take the line 413 bus from Florence River Line Station to CR-541 at HOLLY LN 413

$8 - $23

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Timbuctoo 79.8 miles

$7 - $12

Manhattan to Timbuctoo by train, tram and bus

The journey time between Manhattan and Timbuctoo is around 2h 19m and covers a distance of around 79 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 37m. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and NJ Transit, the Manhattan to Timbuctoo service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in CR-541 at BURRS RD. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 19m
Fastest journey time:
1h 37m
Journey distance:
79 miles
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:20
Last service departs at:
20:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Timbuctoo train, tram and bus schedules

Manhattan → Timbuctoo
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Timbuctoo is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Timbuctoo is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Timbuctoo is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Timbuctoo. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at CR-541 at HOLLY LN via CR-541 450' N of HANCOCK LN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Timbuctoo is 70 miles. The road distance is 79.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Timbuctoo without a car is to bus which takes 2h 23m and costs $18 - $28.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Manhattan to Timbuctoo, including transfers.

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

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Manhattan to Timbuctoo bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Willingboro, NJ - Exit 5 Park N Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Timbuctoo is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Manhattan to Timbuctoo.

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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 23m

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

Academy Bus operates a bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Willingboro, NJ - Exit 5 Park N Ride every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1h 34m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to BURLINGTON TOWNE CTR station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$6 - $8
Adult
$13 - $17
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to FLORENCE station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Willingboro, NJ - Exit 5 Park N Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
academybus.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from High St At Broad St to CR-541 at BURRS RD
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Florence River Line Station to CR-541 at HOLLY LN
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $7
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Marne Hwy At Maple Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $5

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