There are 4 ways to get from Rutgers University to Manhattan by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100

$6 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rutgers University to Manhattan 40.9 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Rutgers University to Manhattan 40.9 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Rutgers University to Manhattan is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rutgers University to Manhattan is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs $210 - $260.

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The distance between Rutgers University and Manhattan is 51 km. The road distance is 65 km.

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The bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority takes 56 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at New York Port Authority. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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

Coach USA operates a bus from Rutgers University to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $21 and the journey takes 56 min. Megabus also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Rutgers University to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from Rutgers University to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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