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There are 6 ways to get from State College to New Brunswick by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train Amtrak  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg 710 Pittsburgh / ...
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station Keystone Service

$50 - $125

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Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny 4692 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$22 - $87

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Bus Megabus, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton Trenton Line

$34 - $63

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from State College to New Brunswick 231.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SCE - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$156 - $959

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$198 - $1,094

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The cheapest way to get from State College to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from State College to New Brunswick is to fly and train which costs $190 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from State College to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from State College, Pa and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between State College and New Brunswick is 181 miles. The road distance is 231.3 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to New Brunswick without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $50 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from State College to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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State College to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from State College, Pa station.

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There is no direct flight from State College Airport to New York La Guardia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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State College to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to New Brunswick is 231 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to drive from State College to New Brunswick.

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  • Distance: 181 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from State College to New Brunswick via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
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
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 Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.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 State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
bus
Bus from State College to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from State College, PA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from State College Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 129+ hotels available in New Brunswick. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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The best way to get from State College to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $14 - $17.

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