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There are 3 ways to get from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University by 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.

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Train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Metropark to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$28 - $127

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Train via Trenton  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton Trenton Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$12 - $138

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Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University 67.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from University of Pennsylvania station to Rutgers University. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at New Brunswick via Metropark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between University of Pennsylvania and Rutgers University is 55 miles. The road distance is 67.6 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs $27 - $130.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University, including transfers.

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University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at 30th Street Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Rutgers University. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 55.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA and Rutgers University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from University of Pennsylvania to Rutgers University via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Metropark Amtrak Station, Metropark, and New Brunswick in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $120
First Class
$95 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Metropark to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
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

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