There are 10 ways to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$35 - $86

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Night bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj 311

$34 - $247

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Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to New York VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$54 - $162

Bus, train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Destiny USA to New York, NY - Port Authority
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$48 - $89

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Rutgers University 239.9 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Syracuse to Newark, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Newark (EWR) SYR - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick

$108 - $486

Fly Syracuse to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 30 min

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

$92 - $399

Fly Syracuse to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York JFK (JFK) SYR - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$94 - $326

Fly Syracuse to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 6 min

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

$224 - $942

Train to Rochester, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Newark (EWR) ROC - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick

$135 - $536

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No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Syracuse and arriving at New Brunswick via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

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The distance between Syracuse and Rutgers University is 198 miles. The road distance is 239.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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Syracuse to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Syracuse, Ny station.

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Syracuse to Rutgers University train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Syracuse station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University is to bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Syracuse to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University.
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  • Distance: 197.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between Syracuse, NY, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Syracuse to Rutgers University via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 7 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Syracuse to Rutgers University via New York, New York Penn Station, and New Brunswick in around 7 h 57 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to New York
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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 Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
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 Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Destiny USA to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Syracuse to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Rutgers University is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Syracuse to Rutgers University.

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United Airlines offers flights from Syracuse Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 121+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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