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NYC to Ocean City NJ

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NYC to Ocean City NJ

Hi,

Can anyone tell me how I can get from NYC (staying in Manhattan) to Ocean City NJ for just a day trip?

Thanks in advance

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1. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

It is too far for a day trip without a car.

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2. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

Look at the NJ Transit schedule. You can take a bus out of the Port Authority to Ocean City. Unfortunately train service from NYC to even Atlantic City is tough, making the bus the most direct way to make the trip.

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3. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

Thanks I'll check it out. I know it's a few hours away but not bothered as long as I get a few hours there :)

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4. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

There are many beach towns that are much closer.

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5. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

Any Shore Town north of Bay Head can be reached by train and is easily a day trip. Is there any particular reason you want to go to Ocean City?

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6. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

I live in the UK and did summer camp back in 2003 and 2004 and worked at a beach house in OC. I'm visiting New York for a week next week and just fancied popping down for a look around and a bit of nostalgia. I loved it thre. Holds a lot of memories :)

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7. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

The 319 goes from NY to AC. At AC I beleve you will get the 502

Oldham, United...
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8. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

Thanks I appreciate your help

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9. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

I understand why you want to visit OC....you must have some great memories!

Have you considered renting a car for the day? That would be the easiest.

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10. Re: NYC to Ocean City NJ

Nj transit to Atlantic City then a bus from the AC terminal to OC. (I think they stop there) going to AC on a casino bus is easier. Get some money back, gamble, eat, shop, beach it and go back home.