Piscataway to Manhattan Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $1
Fastest Way Train — 1h 0min
Eco-Friendly Way Public Transit — 5 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — public transit, train and by car
Distance 30 miles
Travel Companies New Jersey Transit
Public Transit
$15 · 1h 8min · 5 lb of CO2
Edison to 86th Street (BC)
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Public Transit from Piscataway to Manhattan

It's very common to take public transportation from Piscataway to Manhattan. 4 public transportation providers, including , New Jersey Transit, can help take you to your destination.

Starting at Piscataway, you can hop on at Edison, New Brunswick and ride all the way to 86th Street (BC), Penn Station, 81st Street-Museum of Natural History (BC).

Train
$1 · 1h 0min · 5 lb of CO2
Edison to Penn Station
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Public Transit from Piscataway to Manhattan

It's very common to take public transportation from Piscataway to Manhattan. 4 public transportation providers, including , New Jersey Transit, can help take you to your destination.

Starting at Piscataway, you can hop on at Edison, New Brunswick and ride all the way to 86th Street (BC), Penn Station, 81st Street-Museum of Natural History (BC).

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Drive
$4 · 44min · 9 lb of CO2
Piscataway to Manhattan

Drive from Piscataway to Manhattan

It's 30 miles between Piscataway to Manhattan. On a typical day, it might take between 44min and 47min from Piscataway to Manhattan under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Manhattan by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $4.

What is the best way to travel from Piscataway to Manhattan?

The are 5 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Piscataway to Manhattan. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of Edison towards Penn Station, as it is the cheapest to Manhattan. It's common to find tickets for as low as $1. New Jersey Transit operates from Piscataway to Manhattan, so you book your trip with them! Train from Piscataway to Manhattan, it will get you there soon enough!

When to book trip from Piscataway to Manhattan?

The trip to Manhattan is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Piscataway. The cheapest way to get from Piscataway to Manhattan is $1 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour with the train. New Jersey Transit offers limited service between Manhattan and Piscataway.We recommend booking the trip to Manhattan about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Piscataway the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Manhattan. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.

What's the cheapest way from Piscataway to Manhattan?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Piscataway to Manhattan is by train. The train costs $1 roughly and will take 1 hour.

How long does it take from Piscataway to Manhattan by car?

The total distance between Piscataway and Manhattan is 30 miles and will take you about 44 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $4.

Travel companies on this route

Train
New Jersey Transit New Jersey Transit from Piscataway to Manhattan
Useful Links Schedule Website
Transit Information973-275-5555
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