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

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Bus  •  1 h 6 min

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

$6 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 18 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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at New York Port Authority. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Rutgers University and Manhattan is 32 miles. The road distance is 40.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rutgers University to Manhattan without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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The bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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The best way to get from Rutgers University to Manhattan is to bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Rutgers University to Manhattan bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York Port Authority station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rutgers University to Manhattan is 41 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Rutgers University to Manhattan.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 32 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

Coach USA operates a bus from Rutgers University to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h. Megabus also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a train from Rutgers University to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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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