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There are 4 ways to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 16 min

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

$6 - $21

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

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

$7 - $180

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal 38.8 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal 38.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at New York Port Authority. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Brunswick and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between New Brunswick and Grand Central Terminal is 31 miles. The road distance is 38.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $6 - $21.

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The bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from New Brunswick Downtown station.

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New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New Brunswick station.

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The best way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $6 - $21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $7 - $180 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between New Brunswick, NJ, USA and Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h. Megabus also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York Port Authority station.

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New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal is 39 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal.

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There are 1951+ hotels available in Grand Central Terminal. Prices start at $108 USD per night.

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