There are 6 ways to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 819 bus, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 819
  2. Northeast Corridor

$3 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 819 bus, line 810 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. 819
  2. 810

$2 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Raritan Valley Line
  2. Northeast Corridor

$9 - $18

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  21 min

  1. 14.2 miles

$17 - $23

What companies run services between North Plainfield, NJ, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from North Plainfield to New Brunswick via Newark Penn Station in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from North Plainfield to New Brunswick via Watchung Ave At E Front St, Park Ave At East 2Nd St, Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#, and Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Metuchen to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Plainfield to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Jersey Ave.
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station to George St At Albany St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from North Plainfield to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$17 - $23
uberX
$18 - $23
uberXL
$27 - $35
BLACK CAR
$65 - $85
UberSUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from North Plainfield to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov

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Questions & Answers

The distance between North Plainfield and New Brunswick is 16 km. The road distance is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $50 - $60.

No, there is no direct train from North Plainfield to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Plainfield and arriving at Jersey Ave. via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from North Plainfield to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Mountain Ave At North Dr and arriving at George St At Albany St via Park Ave At East 2Nd St and Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick, including transfers.