There are 5 ways to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal by bus, train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

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

$6 - $21

4 alternative options

Train via Madison Av/E 42 St  •  1 h 20 min

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

$9 - $25

Train  •  1 h 28 min

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

$7 - $12

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

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 every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h. 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.

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
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal?

The distance between New Brunswick and Grand Central Terminal is 50 km. The road distance is 62 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal?

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

What is the fastest way to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal?

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

Is there a direct train between New Brunswick and Grand Central Terminal?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Brunswick and arriving at New York Penn Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

Is there a direct bus between New Brunswick and Grand Central Terminal?

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

How long does it take to get from New Brunswick to Grand Central Terminal?

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