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There are 11 ways to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7h 1m

  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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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$31 - $82

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Train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$83 - $206

Night bus  •  5h 23m

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

$34 - $107

Drive  •  4h 20m

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Rutgers University 239.9 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Syracuse to Newark, train  •  3h 51m

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

$106 - $482

Fly Syracuse to New York JFK, train  •  4h 25m

  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 - $352

Fly Syracuse to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 47m

  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

$90 - $421

Fly Syracuse to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Philadelphia (PHL) SYR - 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

$222 - $798

Bus to Elmira/Corning, fly to Newark  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Destiny USA to Elmira, NY
  2. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Newark (EWR) ELM - EWR

$142 - $475

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

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

$137 - $519

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University is to fly and train which costs $100 - $490 and takes 3h 51m.

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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 7h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center and arriving at New Brunswick via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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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 7h 1m and costs $35 - $90.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m 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 Amtrak, depart from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Rutgers University is to bus which takes 7h 1m and costs $35 - $90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $80 - $210 and takes 7h 21m.

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

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 7h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Syracuse to Rutgers University via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, New York Penn Station, and New Brunswick in around 7h 21m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Rochester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Syracuse to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
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 Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19m
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
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Albany
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $85
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
5h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Megabus
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Destiny USA to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 31m.

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

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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 4h 20m 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 145+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $8 - $12.

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