There are 4 ways to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University 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, bus via 30th Station  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Palmetto
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA Philadelphia

$41 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York to Bethlehem, PA Westbound New York

$36 - $71

2 alternative options

Train, bus Trans-bridge Lines  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Bethlehem, PA Westbound New York

$47 - $71

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Rutgers University to Lehigh University 61.5 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rutgers University to Lehigh University. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at Bethlehem, PA via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Rutgers University and Lehigh University is 50 miles. The road distance is 61.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 29 min and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University, including transfers.

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Rutgers University to Lehigh University bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Rutgers University to Lehigh University bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, arrive at Bethlehem, PA station.

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Map of how to get from Rutgers University to Lehigh University.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Rutgers University to Lehigh University via New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, New York, and Bethlehem, PA in around 4 h 35 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 New Brunswick Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Newark Airport to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Book at
megabus.com

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