Situated at the center of the Northeast Corridor that runs from Boston to Washington, D.C., Rutgers–New Brunswick is 41 miles from New York City and 66 miles from Philadelphia. It’s easy to get here.
By car: Nearby highways include the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway; Interstate highways 1, 287, 95, and 78; State routes 18 and 130.
By rail: New Jersey Transit operates a major station in New Brunswick on the Northeast Corridor line; the station is a short hop from a main Amtrak rail station at Metropark in Iselin.
By bus: New Jersey Transit and Suburban Transit provide regular daily service, both local and to New York and Philly.
By air: New Brunswick has excellent train connections to Newark Liberty International Airport—a major East Coast air hub with many direct flights domestically and abroad. New York’s John F. Kennedy (J.F.K.) and LaGuardia airports are also accessible via car and public transportation.
By bike: The New Jersey section of the East Coast Greenway passes through Rutgers–New Brunswick.