There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to Montauk by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Montauk Montauk

$54 - $74

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Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk Montauk-Eastbound / ...

$41 - $64

2 alternative options

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue Ambassador-To Hamptons

$53 - $59

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Montauk 128.9 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Montauk is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Montauk is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Montauk. However, there are services departing from Broad St At Market St and arriving at Montauk via Newark Airport - Terminal C and 40th & Lex. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Jersey station to Montauk. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Montauk via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Montauk is 146 miles. The road distance is 128.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Montauk without a car is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $50 - $75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from New Jersey to Montauk, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Montauk bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from 40th & Lex station.

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New Jersey to Montauk train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Montauk is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $50 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Montauk.
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  • Distance: 145.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Montauk, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Newark to Montauk once a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Newark to Montauk hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $34 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Montauk
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 47th St- Lexington btwn 46th & 47th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com

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