Getting Around

Commuting Around Basking Ridge, Bedminster, Bernardsville, Far Hills, and The Hills Areas of Basking Ridge and Bedminster, NJ!

Getting around the Basking Ridge, Bernardsville, Bedminster, Bridgewater, Long HIll area is actually quite easy. The towns are serviced by bus, train, major highways, and thoroughfares.​

General Travel / Distance Information:

The Basking Ridge, Bernardsville, Bedminster, Bridgewater, Long HIll towns are between 38 miles (Basking Ridge) and about 55 miles from Midtown Manhattan, depending upon the exact coordinates. Newark Airport is approximately 25 miles away. It’s about an hour and fifteen minutes to the New Jersey shore, one hour to ski resorts, and about 40 minutes or less to the Pennsylvania border. CT border is approximately 75 miles away.


Map of surrounding counties from Basking Ridge vantage point. Uses Google maps. You can blast a map to and from anywhere with this link!


Links to NJ Transit including schedules, fares, alerts, and more. There are several rush hour trains on the Peapack-Gladstone line that go directly into Manhattan each business day. At other times, a change in Summit is necessary. Morris County has a fuller schedule into Manhattan. Also includes links to NJ Transit buses. Both the Basking Ridge and Lyons stations are actually in Basking Ridge. The others are intuitively named. Convent Stations is part of Morristown.