There are 4 ways to get from New York to Seaside Heights by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Central Av Btw Hamilton & Webster Aves 137

$8 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Academy Bus LLC  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Toms River, NJ

$19 - $23

Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the train from Long Branch to Bay Head North Jersey Coast Line

$49 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from New York to Seaside Heights 74.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Seaside Heights is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Seaside Heights is to drive which takes 1 h 27 min and costs $7 - $11.

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The distance between New York and Seaside Heights is 87 km. The road distance is 119 km.

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The bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Central Av Btw Hamilton & Webster Aves takes 1 h 53 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Central Av Btw Hamilton & Webster Aves. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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

NJ Transit operates a bus from New York to Seaside Heights once a week. Tickets cost $8 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Seaside Heights via Long Branch and Bay Head in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to Bay Head
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Toms River, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com

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