There are 6 ways to get from New Brunswick to South Plainfield by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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

Train, line 819 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to Metuchen Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave 819

$3 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 810 bus, line 819 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 810 bus from Somerset St At George St to Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station 810
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave 819

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Brunswick to South Plainfield 9.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from New Brunswick to South Plainfield 9.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from New Brunswick to South Plainfield 9.8 miles

$18 - $24

Walk  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Walk from New Brunswick to South Plainfield 9.4 miles

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Brunswick to South Plainfield. However, there are services departing from Somerset St At George St and arriving at Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave via Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between New Brunswick and South Plainfield is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New Brunswick to South Plainfield without a car is to train and line 819 bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from New Brunswick to South Plainfield, including transfers.

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New Brunswick to South Plainfield bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Somerset St At George St station.

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New Brunswick to South Plainfield bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Brunswick to South Plainfield is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from New Brunswick to South Plainfield.

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There are 135+ hotels available in South Plainfield. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Brunswick to South Plainfield.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between New Brunswick, NJ, USA and South Plainfield, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from New Brunswick to South Plainfield via Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station and Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Front St 350' N Of S. Plainfield Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Somerset St At George St to Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New Brunswick to South Plainfield
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$13 - $17
UberPOOL
$18 - $24
UberXL
$19 - $24
Black
$45 - $65
Black SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from New Brunswick to South Plainfield
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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