There are 6 ways to get from Scranton to Rutgers University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown 100

$34 - $68

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Bus, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$40 - $58

Bus, train via Stroudsburg, Pa  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 341 / ...
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$43 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Rutgers University 112.7 miles

$11 - $16

Fly to Newark, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Newark (EWR) AVP - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick

$362 - $573

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Philadelphia (PHL) AVP - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$388 - $789

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The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scranton to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Scranton and Rutgers University is 90 miles. The road distance is 112.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Scranton to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Scranton and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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

You can take a bus from Scranton to Rutgers University via New York, NY - P.A.B.T, New York Port Authority, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 3 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Stroudsburg DWG
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Coach USA
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $15
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

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