There are 4 ways to get from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus, train Amtrak  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 4692 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak Keystone Service

$50 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton Trenton Line

$34 - $63

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University 228.6 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$198 - $955

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University is to fly and train which costs $190 - $1,000 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania State University and Rutgers University is 181 miles. The road distance is 228.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 181.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University. However, you can take the walk to State College, Pa, take the bus to Harrisburg, Pa, take the walk to Harrisburg Amtrak, take the train to New Brunswick Amtrak, then take the walk to Rutgers University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pennsylvania State University to Rutgers University via Bigler Rd At Computer Building, North Atherton Place At Mcdonalds, State College, PA, Philadelphia, PA, 30th Street Station, Trenton, Trenton Transit Center, Hamilton, and New Brunswick in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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bus
Bus from State College to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week

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