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There are 3 ways to get from New Haven to Metuchen by train or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen Northeast Corridor

$78 - $200

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen Northeast Corridor

$25 - $52

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from New Haven to Metuchen 106 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Metuchen is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Metuchen is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from New Haven station to Metuchen. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Metuchen via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between New Haven and Metuchen is 92 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Metuchen without a car is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from New Haven to Metuchen, including transfers.

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New Haven to Metuchen train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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New Haven to Metuchen train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Metuchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Metuchen is 106 miles. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from New Haven to Metuchen.

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There are 146+ hotels available in Metuchen. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 92.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Metuchen, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from New Haven to Metuchen via New York Penn Station in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26

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