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There are 5 ways to get from Reading to New Brunswick by bus, train 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.

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Bus, train via Philadelphia 30th Street Station  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading to 30th St. Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$43 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus, train #2  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Trenton
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$29 - $212

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading to Lancaster Nyc
  2. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak Keystone Service

$42 - $91

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Reading to New York, NY Reading to NYC
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$34 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Reading to New Brunswick 102.6 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Reading and New Brunswick is 79 miles. The road distance is 102.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to New Brunswick without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $40 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Reading to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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Reading to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to New Brunswick is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Reading to New Brunswick.

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There are 121+ hotels available in New Brunswick. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reading to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 78.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Reading, PA, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Reading to New Brunswick via New York, NY and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h.

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 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
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to 30th St. Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com

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