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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Highland Park by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  50m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$5 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  57m

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

$7 - $40

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Highland Park 36.3 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from New York to Highland Park 36.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Highland Park is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Highland Park is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at New Brunswick. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57m.

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The distance between New York and Highland Park is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Highland Park without a car is to bus which takes 50m and costs $5 - $15.

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The bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown takes 50m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New York to Highland Park bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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New York to Highland Park train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Highland Park is to bus which takes 50m and costs $5 - $15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $7 - $40 and takes 57m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Highland Park.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 50m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Highland Park, NJ, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from New York to Highland Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $15 and the journey takes 50m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Highland Park every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 57m. Amtrak also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

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 York Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Highland Park
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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New York to Highland Park bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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New York to Highland Park train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Highland Park is 36 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from New York to Highland Park.

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