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There are 5 ways to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$10 - $20

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Bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$8 - $22

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Taxi  •  52m

  1. Take a taxi from Ridgewood to Rutgers University 44.1 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  52m

  1. Drive from Ridgewood to Rutgers University 44.1 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  52m

  1. Take an Uber from Ridgewood to Rutgers University 44.1 miles

$55 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ridgewood to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Van Neste Square and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ridgewood to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Ridgewood and arriving at New Brunswick via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Ridgewood and Rutgers University is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University without a car is to train which takes 1h 47m and costs $10 - $20.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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Ridgewood to Rutgers University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Van Neste Square station.

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Ridgewood to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Ridgewood station.

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The best way to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University is to train which takes 1h 47m and costs $10 - $20. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $23 and takes 3h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Ridgewood to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 47m

What companies run services between Ridgewood, NJ, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Ridgewood to Rutgers University via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and New Brunswick in around 1h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ridgewood to Rutgers University via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New Brunswick Downtown in around 3h 8m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ridgewood to Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPOOL
$55 - $65
UberX
$60 - $70
Comfort
$85 - $100
UberXL
$85 - $100
Black
$180 - $210
Black SUV
$240 - $270
Taxi from Ridgewood to Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
52m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
A&P Taxi
Phone
+1 845-429-2929
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Parsippany Taxi Service
Phone
+1-973-545-1681
Website
parsippanylimotaxi.com

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Ridgewood to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Ridgewood to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ridgewood to Rutgers University is 44 miles. It takes approximately 52m to drive from Ridgewood to Rutgers University.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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