Perth Amboy, NJ Commuting

3 Reviews

Download our custom City Report to see exclusive
data on cost of living, crime, climate, and more.
Perth Amboy, NJ is a small but bustling city located on the Raritan Bay. The city has many public transportation options for its residents, visitors and commuters. There are a variety of buses available in Perth Amboy that can take you to different parts of the city and even outside of it. The NJ Transit System provides regular bus service from Perth Amboy to other cities in New Jersey, as well as to some of the major hubs such as Newark Liberty International Airport. Commuters who want to get around without driving can also take advantage of the riverfront ferry services that provide access to Staten Island and Manhattan. For those who prefer rail travel, there is a station located right at the heart of downtown where they can catch NJ Transit trains that will take them up or down the state. Additionally, there are several private bus lines running throughout Perth Amboy that offer trips to nearby towns and suburbs. With these various transportation options, getting around Perth Amboy is easy and convenient.

The typical American commute has been getting longer each year since 2010. The average one-way commute in Perth Amboy takes 23.7 minutes. That's shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.

How people in Perth Amboy get to work:
- 76.8% drive their own car alone
- 9.2% carpool with others
- 2.0% work from home
- 3.8% take mass transit
     Commute Time To Work

  TransportationPerth Amboy, New JerseyUnited States
  Commute Mode
Reviews for Perth Amboy
    See all (3)

bob · 

Its a place that  More

   |    Reply

Over 17 years ago

The housing cost is very high. Compare to what the average salary is. Most young people cant afford to live by themselves so they stay at home till they marry or have a  More

   |    Reply

Over 18 years ago

It's getting to expensive to live here in Perth Amboy and all of NJ for that matter!! All the New Yorkers coming here to escape their high cost of living is driving our  More

   |    Reply

Start Your Review of Perth Amboy

Compare Perth Amboy, NJ
cost of living
Compare food, housing, utilities, and more in Perth Amboy, New Jersey to any other city in the US.