There are 2 ways to get from Manhattan to Toms River by bus or car
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Manhattan to Toms River by bus
The bus journey time between Manhattan and Toms River is around 1h 35m and covers a distance of around 76 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 35m. Operated by NJ Transit, the Manhattan to Toms River bus service departs from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arrives in Toms River Park & Ride. Typically 254 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Manhattan to Toms River bus schedules
Buses departing Monday, September 20, 2021
Buses departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are recommended
- There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
- Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Toms River is 800-232-4636.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Toms River is recommended.
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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Toms River is to bus which costs $1 - $8 and takes 1h 35m.
The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Toms River is to drive. Taking this option will cost $7 - $12 and takes 1h 22m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Toms River Park & Ride. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.
The distance between Manhattan and Toms River is 59 miles. The road distance is 78.4 miles.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Toms River without a car is to bus which takes 1h 35m and costs $1 - $8.
The bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride takes 1h 35m including transfers and departs hourly.
Manhattan to Toms River bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.
Manhattan to Toms River bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Toms River Park & Ride station.
Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Toms River is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1h 22m to drive from Manhattan to Toms River.
There are 129+ hotels available in Toms River. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Toms River, NJ, USA?
NJ Transit operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $8 and the journey takes 1h 35m.
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 35m
- Estimated price
- $1 - $8
- Schedules at
- Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
- $1 - $4
- $3 - $8
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