There are 4 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ Route 36-To Long Branch / ...

$3 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to South Amboy North Jersey Coast Line

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy 32.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy 32.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at South Amboy. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and South Amboy is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs $3 - $18.

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The bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority station.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy.
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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and South Amboy, NJ, USA?

Academy Bus operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $18 and the journey takes 50 min. NJ Transit also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to South Amboy
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
academybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to South Amboy
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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