There are 5 ways to get from South Amboy to New Brunswick by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 815 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 815 bus from Washington Rd At Cedar St to George St At Commercial Ave 815

$1 - $4

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from South Amboy to Rahway North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the train from Rahway to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$6 - $15

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Amboy to New Brunswick 11.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from South Amboy to New Brunswick 11.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Amboy to New Brunswick 11.7 miles

$22 - $28

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington Rd At Cedar St and arriving at George St At Commercial Ave. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Amboy to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from South Amboy and arriving at New Brunswick via Rahway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between South Amboy and New Brunswick is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from South Amboy to New Brunswick without a car is to line 815 bus which takes 47 min and costs .

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The line 815 bus from Washington Rd At Cedar St to George St At Commercial Ave takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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South Amboy to New Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Washington Rd At Cedar St station.

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South Amboy to New Brunswick train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from South Amboy station.

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The best way to get from South Amboy to New Brunswick is to line 815 bus which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 58 min.

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South Amboy to New Brunswick bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at George St At Commercial Ave station.

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South Amboy to New Brunswick train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Map of how to get from South Amboy to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

NJ Transit operates a bus from South Amboy to New Brunswick hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from South Amboy to New Brunswick via Rahway in around 58 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from South Amboy to Rahway
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Rahway to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber New Jersey
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Amboy to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $28
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uber.com
UberX
$15 - $21
UberPOOL
$22 - $28
UberXL
$23 - $29
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from South Amboy to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between South Amboy to New Brunswick is 12 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from South Amboy to New Brunswick.

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