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

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Train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Plainfield to Newark Penn Station Raritan Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$9 - $48

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Line 819 bus, line 810 bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the line 819 bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# 819
  2. Take the line 810 bus from Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station to George St At Albany St 810

$2 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 819 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the line 819 bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# 819

$3 - $12

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from North Plainfield to New Brunswick 14.2 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from North Plainfield to New Brunswick 14.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  21m

  1. Take an Uber from North Plainfield to New Brunswick 14.2 miles

$18 - $25

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

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

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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 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from North Plainfield to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Plainfield and arriving at New Brunswick via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between North Plainfield and New Brunswick is 10 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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The best way to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick without a car is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs $9 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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North Plainfield to New Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Park Ave At East 2Nd St station.

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North Plainfield to New Brunswick train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Plainfield station.

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The best way to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs $9 - $50. Alternatively, you can line 819 bus, which costs $3 - $13 and takes 1h 34m.

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Map of how to get from North Plainfield to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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 1h 32m. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from North Plainfield to New Brunswick hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 37m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Plainfield to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
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 Newark Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#
Ave. Duration
37m
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
29m
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
21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
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uber.com
UberPOOL
$18 - $25
UberX
$20 - $27
UberXL
$27 - $35
Black
$65 - $90
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from North Plainfield to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
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
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com

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North Plainfield to New Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at George St At Albany St station.

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North Plainfield to New Brunswick train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North Plainfield to New Brunswick is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from North Plainfield to New Brunswick.

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