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

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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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Montclair Heights Montclair-Boonton Line

$9 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 191 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Valley Rd 1056' S Of Maclean Rd. 191

$7 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rutgers University to Montclair State University 32.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Rutgers University to Montclair State University 32.7 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rutgers University to Montclair State University 32.7 miles

$60 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Rutgers University to Montclair State University is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rutgers University to Montclair State University is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rutgers University to Montclair State University. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at Valley Rd 1056' S Of Maclean Rd. via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rutgers University to Montclair State University. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick and arriving at Montclair Heights via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Rutgers University and Montclair State University is 28 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rutgers University to Montclair State University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $9 - $19.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Rutgers University to Montclair State University, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Rutgers University to Montclair State University.
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Rutgers University to Montclair State University via New Brunswick, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, and Montclair Heights in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rutgers University to Montclair State University via New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Valley Rd 1056' S Of Maclean Rd. in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Montclair Heights
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rutgers University to Montclair State University
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $60
UberPOOL
$60 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$140 - $190
Black SUV
$190 - $240
Taxi from Rutgers University to Montclair State University
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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