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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Somerset by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

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

$19 - $193

3 alternative options

Train via Jersey Ave.  •  1 h 15 min

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

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Somerset 38.8 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from New York to Somerset 38.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Somerset is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Somerset is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between New York and Somerset is 31 miles. The road distance is 38.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $19 - $200.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from New York to Somerset, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Somerset is 39 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from New York to Somerset.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Somerset. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Somerset every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 57 min. Amtrak Northeast Regional 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
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Jersey Ave.
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Somerset
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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