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Train  •  48 min

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

$3 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Metuchen 28.2 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from New York to Metuchen 28.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Metuchen is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Metuchen is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Metuchen is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Metuchen is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

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The fastest way to get from New York to Metuchen is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $150 - $180 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Metuchen. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between New York and Metuchen is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Metuchen without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs $3 - $11.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen takes 48 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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New York to Metuchen train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Metuchen is 28 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from New York to Metuchen.

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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $11 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$3 - $5
Adult
$7 - $11
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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