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There are 4 ways to get from Trenton to Rutgers University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$5 - $180

3 alternative options

Line 606 bus, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Trenton High School to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  2. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown 100-To PABT

$13 - $21

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trenton to Rutgers University 27.2 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Trenton to Rutgers University 27.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Trenton to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trenton to Rutgers University is to train which costs $5 - $180 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trenton to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Trenton High School and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Palmer Square, Princeton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trenton Transit Center and arriving at New Brunswick. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Trenton and Rutgers University is 25 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Trenton to Rutgers University without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs $5 - $180.

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The train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Trenton to Rutgers University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Trenton High School station.

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Trenton to Rutgers University train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Trenton Transit Center station.

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The best way to get from Trenton to Rutgers University is to train which takes 34 min and costs $5 - $180. Alternatively, you can line 606 bus and bus, which costs $13 - $22 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

NJ Transit operates a train from Trenton to Rutgers University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 30 min. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trenton to Rutgers University via Nassau St At Witherspoon St, Palmer Square, Princeton, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Trenton to Rutgers University
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com

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Trenton to Rutgers University bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Trenton to Rutgers University is 27 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Trenton to Rutgers University.

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