There are 6 ways to get from Somerville to New Brunswick 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 819 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Somerville to Plainfield Raritan Valley Line
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# 819

$6 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 114 bus, line 819 bus, line 810 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 114 bus from N Gaston Ave At Union Ave to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St 114 / ...
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# 819
  3. Take the line 810 bus from Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station to George St At Albany St 810

$3 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Somerville to Newark Penn Station Raritan Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Jersey Ave. Northeast Corridor

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Somerville to New Brunswick 13.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Somerville to New Brunswick 13.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Somerville to New Brunswick 13.4 miles

$16 - $22

What companies run services between Somerville, NJ, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Somerville to New Brunswick via Newark Penn Station in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Somerville to New Brunswick via Watchung Ave At E 4Th St, Park Ave At East 2Nd St, Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#, and Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Somerville to Plainfield
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Somerville to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Jersey Ave.
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Park Ave At East 2Nd St to Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta#
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from N Gaston Ave At Union Ave to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station to George St At Albany St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Somerville to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$16 - $22
uberX
$17 - $22
uberXL
$26 - $35
BLACK CAR
$65 - $85
UberSUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Somerville to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Somerville to New Brunswick?

The distance between Somerville and New Brunswick is 17 km. The road distance is 22 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Somerville to New Brunswick?

The cheapest way to get from Somerville to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Somerville to New Brunswick?

The quickest way to get from Somerville to New Brunswick is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $45 - $60.

Is there a direct train between Somerville and New Brunswick?

No, there is no direct train from Somerville to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Somerville and arriving at Jersey Ave. via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

Is there a direct bus between Somerville and New Brunswick?

No, there is no direct bus from Somerville to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from N Gaston Ave At Union Ave and arriving at George St At Albany St via Park Ave At East 2Nd St and Main St At Woodbridge Ave, Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Somerville to New Brunswick?

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Somerville to New Brunswick, including transfers.