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 Amtrak, line 811 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  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 - $223

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Market St At 13Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal 409
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$11 - $197

2 alternative options

Train SEPTA, line 811 bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton
  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

$13 - $192

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to East Brunswick 61 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

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 2 h 39 min and costs .

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

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

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There are 115+ hotels available in East Brunswick. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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

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

There is no direct connection from Philadelphia to East Brunswick. However, you can take the train to Trenton Transit Center, take the train to New Brunswick, take the walk to Somerset St At George St, then take the line 811 bus to Ryders Ln At Red Coat Dr#. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Philadelphia to East Brunswick via Trenton, Trenton Transit Center, New Brunswick, and Somerset St At George St in around 3 h 2 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
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
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At 13Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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