There are 5 ways to get from Toms River to Rutgers University by bus, train or car

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

Bus, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River, NJ to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$28 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 559 bus, bus, line 818 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 559 bus from Irons St 125' N Of Water St. to Lakewood Bus Terminal 559
  2. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Fairway Lane 139 / ...
  3. Take the line 818 bus from Us-9 At Fairway Lane to George St At Albany St 818

$3 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to East Brunswick 100

$23 - $57

Bus, train via Red Bank Rail Station  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River, NJ to Monmouth, NJ - Service Area
  2. Take the bus from Monmouth Service Plaza, NJ to Lincroft, NJ - Exit 109
  3. Take the bus from Newman Springs Rd At Half Mile Rd# to Red Bank Rail Station 832 / ...
  4. Take the train from Red Bank to Rahway
  5. Take the train from Rahway to New Brunswick

$36 - $62

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Rutgers University 50.6 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Toms River, NJ, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Toms River to Rutgers University via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York Port Authority, East Brunswick, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
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 Red Bank to Rahway
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Rahway to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Toms River, NJ to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal to Old Bridge, NJ - FAIRWAY LANE
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Toms River, NJ to Monmouth, NJ - Service Area
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $15
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Monmouth Service Plaza, NJ to Lincroft, NJ - Exit 109
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Lincroft, NJ - to Red Bank, NJ
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $14
Schedules at
academybus.com
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Irons St 125' N Of Water St. to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Fairway Lane
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Us-9 At Fairway Lane to George St At Albany St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Newman Springs Rd At Half Mile Rd# to Red Bank Rail Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Toms River to Rutgers University?

The distance between Toms River and Rutgers University is 64 km. The road distance is 81 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Toms River to Rutgers University?

The cheapest way to get from Toms River to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Toms River to Rutgers University?

The quickest way to get from Toms River to Rutgers University is to drive which takes 58 min and costs $5 - $8.

Is there a direct bus between Toms River and Rutgers University?

No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via New York Port Authority and East Brunswick. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Toms River to Rutgers University?

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Toms River to Rutgers University, including transfers.