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There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick by train, bus or car

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

Train, line 811 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
  3. Take the line 811 bus from Somerset St At George St to Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr# 811

$28 - $83

Cheapest option

Train  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$13 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus, line 606 bus, line 811 bus  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Market St At 13Th St to Wallenberg Ave Across From Terminal 409
  2. Take the line 606 bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Ave to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  3. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
  4. Take the line 811 bus from Somerset St At George St to Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr# 811

$19 - $38

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to East Brunswick 61 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to East Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Market St At 13Th St and arriving at Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr# via S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Ave, Palmer Square, Princeton and Somerset St At George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 13m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and East Brunswick is 52 miles. The road distance is 61 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick without a car is to train and line 811 bus which takes 2h 39m and costs $28 - $85.

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It takes approximately 2h 39m to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to East Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Market St At 13Th St station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs $13 - $55. Alternatively, you can bus and line 606 bus and line 811 bus, which costs $19 - $40 and takes 6h 13m.

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Philadelphia to East Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr# station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to East Brunswick is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Philadelphia to East Brunswick.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to East Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 51.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and East Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to East Brunswick via Trenton, Trenton Transit Center, New Brunswick, and Somerset St At George St in around 3h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to East Brunswick via Wallenberg Ave Across From Terminal, S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Ave, Nassau St At Witherspoon St, Palmer Square, Princeton, New Brunswick Downtown, and Somerset St At George St in around 6h 13m.

Train operators
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
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 Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19m
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
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Somerset St At George St to Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr#
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At 13Th St to Wallenberg Ave Across From Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Ave to Nassau St At Witherspoon St
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com

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